Major Setback to INLD in Ratia Dozens of INLD worker Joined the Congress gets a major boost in the campaign Chandigarh, November 15: INLD today received a major setback in Ratia byelection campaign today, when more than two dozens hardcore INLD workers including Block Samiti member Ram Gopal Arora, Sarpanch Bhagwan Dass announced to join the Congress party in the presence of Sirsa MP Dr. Ashok Tanwar and party candidate Jarnail Singh in Dariyapur village.
Apart from Block Samiti member Ram Gopal Arora, Sarpanch Bhagwan Dass, number of INLD workers including Kashmir Chand, Shyam Chand Momi, Balwant Singh Momi, Ram Kumar Josan, RoopChand Pathan, Ramesh Barupal, Hakam Singh Vinayak, Satnam Chand Momi, Labh Chand Momi, Balbir Momi, Mangat Ram Josan, Bhajan Lal Vinayak, Mahender Singh, Sharan Dass, Trilok Chand Sama, Hari Chand Vinayak, Narayan Sama, HariChand Vinayak, HansRaj, Rattan Pal, Gurnam Singh, Puran Chand Momi, Har Dyal Singh, Madan etc. also reposed their faith in the policies of the Congress part and its leadership.
MP Dr. Ashok Tanwar and congress candidate Jarnail Singh were on their regular campaign in various villages, when they reach in Dariyapur, the villagers accorded them warm welcome and assured him full electoral support. Mr Tanwar welcomed the new members in party and reposing their faith in the policies of Congress Party. The INLD campaigners are in anxiety with the exodus from their party and were spreading baseless and misleading rumours, he added.