New Delhi: Indian National Congress on Tuesday removed Ajit Jogi from Congress Working Committee (CWC) and party’s national Scheduled Tribe cell head position.

The development came after the former Chhattisgarh chief minister made the announcement of his new party and asked people to suggest a name for it.

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He made the announcement while addressing a rally in Kotmi in Marwahi assembly constituency in Chhattisgarh.

The Janata Dal (United) had cautioned the Congress party which is also its grand alliance partner in Bihar, over the rebellion.

JD(U) leader KC Tyagi said when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is spreading its wings across the nation, Congress should make efforts to strengthen itself.