Darjeeling: Bimal Gurung’s close aide and chairman of the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) Pradip Pradhan have joined Trinamool on Wednesday at a public meeting in Kursdeong.
Pradip Pradhan has switched to TMC at presence of state sports Minister Aroop Biswas. Pradip Pradhan also has been the vice-president of the GJM.
Pradip was with Gurung right from time when the later had floated the Prashant Tamang Fan club to gain support for Prashant Tamang.
With speculation about his switching over to the TMC making rounds in the hills for the past few days, GJM president Bimal Gurung had on Monday visited Pradip’s house and held a long meeting urging him to stay back.