Congress mulls legal action as 12 MLAs join TMC, make it main opposition in Meghalaya | India News – Times of India

SHILLONG: Citing Congress’s “failure to respond to the call of duty as the main opposition party” across states, former Meghalaya CM Mukul Sangma and 11 other party MLAs on Thursday “merged” with Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress to catapult it from zero presence in the 60-member assembly to the state’s main opposition party. Congress, which had …

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Revolt against Captain Amarinder Singh: A timeline | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress veteran Amarinder Singh‘s resignation as chief minister of Punjab has ended one chapter of dissent but thrown open another of uncertainty for the ruling party in the state headed towards elections in about four months. The Congress government in Punjab, which came to power in 2017, was jolted by revolts with its …

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