Noted Bhojpuri singer Kalpana Patowary joined the Asom Gana Parishad on Friday. Patowary, who was earlier a member of the BJP, joined its ally AGP at its headquarters in Guwahati in the presence of party president Atul Bora and ministers Keshav Mahanta and Phani Bhushan Choudhury, among others.
She said that as an Assamese she is committed to her motherland and has a responsibility towards working for the implementation of the various clauses of the Assam Accord.
AGP is an ally in ruling BJP led government. She declared, “She joined AGP for she wanted to work for Assam.”