Congress leader and Former Union Minister Jitin Prasada today joined BJP.
Jitin Prasada, 47, joined at the party headquarters in New Delhi in the presence of Union Minister Piyush Goyal.
Mr Prasada said he is having faith in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership and said BJP is the only party that is organisation based.
Before joining, Mr Prasad met Home minister Amit Shah.
He was part of the group of 23 Congress leaders who had written to party Chief Sonia Gandhi last year calling for sweeping reforms, collective decision-making and full-time, visible leadership.