|Ripun Bora returns; quarantined at Radisson Blu|
GUWAHATI, May 22 - Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Ripun Bora, who was ‘stranded’ in Delhi for the last two months, reached Guwahati last evening along with his wife and they are now in quarantine.
Bora and his wife Monika Bora, who is a former MLA, arrived at the Guwahati Railway Station by the New Delhi-Guwahati Passenger Special train.
“I was in Delhi for 58 days due to the lockdown. I and my wife reached Guwahati last evening by train. As per rule we were taken to the Sarusajai Stadium for screening and we gave our swab samples. I am now in quarantine at Radisson Blu Hotel with my wife,” said Bora, who is also a member of the Rajya Sabha and had attended the Budget Session of Parliament till the lockdown was announced on March 24.
He said that Congress workers have extended assistance to needy people across the State during the lockdown period and the party will undertake a series of programmes once the lockdown is lifted.