Itanagar: Takam Pario will be the new Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, People’s Party of Arunachal chairman Kamen Ringu said on Friday.
The party will submit Pario’ s name to Governor V Shanmuganathan.
This move comes a day after the PPA on Thursday evening temporarily suspended Chief Minister Pema Khandu , deputy chief minister Chowna Mein and five MLAs for anti-party activities.
The MLAs include Jambey Tashi, C T Mein, P D Sona, Zignu Namchoom and Kamlung Mossang.
Meanwhile, state BJP President Tapir Gao has said his party still considers Khandu to be the CM.