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Odisha MLA Prakash Behera quits Congress

IANS  |  Bhubaneswar 

MLA Prakash Chandra on Saturday quit the party and has sent his resignation letter to party

He represents Cuttack's constituency.

Behera, who has been a member for the past 20 years, said he decided to quit as he was ignored by the state's party leadership.

"After being removed as Committee (DCC) President, I have been humiliated by the party leadership time and again. In spite of my appeal to the Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) President, my grievance was not duly considered," said

He said he will decide the next course of action in the coming days.



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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 11:28 IST