Congress leader Kirti Azad to join TMC
Congress leader Kirti Azad will join the Trinamool Congress in Delhi on Tuesday, sources in the Mamata Banerjee-led party said.Banerjee, who is in Delhi, always meets Congress president Sonia Gandhi during her visits. He joined the Congress in 2018.Azad was elected to the Lok Sabha thrice from Darbhanga in Bihar.
A member of the 1983 cricket World Cup-winning squad, Azad was suspended from the BJP for openly targeting the then Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over alleged irregularities and corruption in the Delhi and District Cricket Association in December 2015. He joined Congress in 2018.
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