One year after resigning from the BJP, senior leader and former chairman of Rajkot Municipal Corporation standing committee Rajendrasinh Zala joined the Congress in the presence of Rajkot Congress MLA Indranil Rajyaguru Friday.
Zala, 46, who resigned from the BJP in August 2015, alleging that the party city unit had asked him to collect funds through corrupt means. Zala started his political career in 1997 as the general secretary of Rajkot BJP youth wing. He held that post for two terms. He also served as the party’s general secretary. He held the post of RMC standing committee chairman from 2014-2015.