Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) President, Vincent H Pala, on Monday visited Resubelpara and met former chief minister and former president of MPCC, Salseng C Marak at the latter’s residence in Gajingpara, North Garo Hills.
He was accompanied by Working President and Legislator Marthon Sangma, General Secretaries Deborah Ch Marak and Sanjay Das.
When contacted, Pala said the delegation went to meet Marak to seek his blessings.
Pala also said the former chief minister is not keen to contest the next election.
Also present on the occasion were Block Congress Committee President, Mahila Congress leaders beside others.
Overwhelm by the response in Garo Hills, Pala promised to visit other districts of Garo Hills soon.
This visit assumes significant in wake of the new MPCC Chief’s attempt to get back party leaders.
Pala had maintained that bringing back former leaders who left the party will be one of my top priorities as a president.
Sources said that Pala’s appeal has also received positive response from many former leaders who have expressed their willingness to return to the Congress.