Sangma said he is in Imphal to discuss party organisation and the prospect for the upcoming by-election in the 13 Assembly constituencies of Manipur.
The expulsion of Thangmilien Kipgen came two days after he was purportedly declared elected uncontested by the party’s returning officer for the term 2020-2023.
‘There can be no interim president, elected president cannot be removed by letter’
"I am pleased to appoint Kayisii as interim president of the NPP, Manipur state unit," NPP president Sangma said
Thangminlien Kipgen reelected as president of Manipur's National People's Party
"Just after the formation of BJP-led government in 2017, BJP has forgotten about the existence of NPP."