Congress suspended former spokesperson Sanjay Jha

The Congress party has suspended Sanjay Jha from the party, with immediate effect, for ” anti-party activities and breach of discipline”.

The notice, issued late Tuesday by Maharashtra Congress and signed by Balasaheb Thorat, chief of the party’s state unit,

“Nothing surprises me. What are the anti-party activities I indulged in? The least the Congress could have done was to approach me,” Mr Jha said in his immediate reaction to the suspension.

“We are showing an extremely intolerant culture,” he said, noting he was neither consulted nor spoken to before the suspension.

Earlier, he was removed from party spokesperson position after having a critical view about the party in an article.