Bhubaneswar: Former BJD leader Babu Singh today joined BJP at the State party headquarters here.
Senior party leaders and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Baijayant Panda, Basant Panda, KV Singh Deo among others welcomed Singh and his supporters to the party fold.
Singh recently quit BJD. He was the BJD’s Bhubaneswar organisational district working committee president.
The joining of Singh in the saffron party will certainly have an impact on the BJD in the State capital in the ensuing elections.
Welcoming Singh and his supporters to the party fold, Union Minister Pradhan said the the organisation of the party will certainly be strengthened with the joining of the youth leader and hundreds of his supporters.