Jaigaon, 18th August: Ganga Prasad Sharma has been appointed as the chairman of the Jaigaon Development Authority. He recently left Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and joined the Trinamool Congress.
Trinamool leader Jayprakash Toppo from Madarihat Birpara block has also been appointed as the vice-chairman of Jaigaon Development Authority.
After taking charge as the Chairman of Jaigaon Development Authority, Sharma said, "Overall development in Jaigaon and Dalsingpara area is my goal. The Bhutan Gate has been closed for the last one and a half years, causing problems for traders. Our goal is to solve this problem.”