Former union minister Milind Deora on Sunday joined Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde’s Shiv Sena, hours after quitting Congress. Deora and his supporters were inducted in Shiv Sena by CM Eknath Shinde. The former union minister quit Congress on the day Rahul Gandhi started his Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra.
In a post on social media platform X, formerly Twitter, the former South Mumbai Lok Sabha MP said, “Today marks the conclusion of a significant chapter in my political journey. I have tendered my resignation from the primary membership of the Congress, ending my family’s 55-year relationship with the party. I am grateful to all leaders, colleagues and karyakartas for their unwavering support over the years.”