KOLKATA: After tendering an apology for joining the saffron party, over 500 BJP workers joined Trinamool Congress (TMC) at Nanoor in Birbhum on Thursday.
Abhijit Saha, TMC MLA from Labhpur, and Bidhan Chandra Maji, TMC MLA from Nanoor, handed over the party flags to them.
Saha said after the results of the Assembly elections were declared these workers got in touch with TMC leaders.
Sources said several BJP turncoats have already expressed their willingness to join TMC.
Meanwhile, the rift between Suvendu Adhikari, leader of the Opposition and Dilip Ghosh, BJP state president is widening.
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