Congress President of Assam, Ripun Bora has decided to quit after the drastic fail of the party in LokSabha elections 2019.
Mr. Bora, a RajyaSabha member, sent his resignation to Congress president Rahul Gandhi.
“Whatever maybe the reason for this humiliating defeat of my party in Assam. My conscience doesn’t allow me to continue as president of Assam PCC. In order to give a new look to the party and rejuvenate it, I think a new successor should be take immediately in my place,” he wrote in the letter on May 24.
In 2014 Lok Sabha Elections the Congress won three Lok Sabha seats.