In a setback to the ruling BJP in Uttarakhand months forward of the Meeting elections, state minister Yashpal Arya stop the celebration on Monday and rejoined the Congress. His MLA son Sanjeev Arya too joined the Congress.
A six-time MLA and distinguished Dalit chief, Yashpal Arya is the Transport Minister within the Pushkar Singh Dhami authorities. Additionally a former president of the Uttarakhand Congress, Arya had stop the celebration and joined the BJP forward of the 2017 Meeting elections as he was reportedly upset with the then chief minister Harish Rawat’s fashion of functioning.
The actual cause, maybe, was the Congress’s reluctance to area his son within the elections. The BJP then promptly fielded Sanjeev Arya from the Nainital seat which he received.
Sources mentioned Yashpal Arya had been upset with the elevation of Dhami because the Chief Minister. The BJP had additionally tried to placate him. In reality, Dhami himself went to Arya’s residence for a breakfast assembly on September 25 amid studies of his unhappiness.