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Cong expels Michel lawyer from party

DNMUM427538 | 12/6/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :402 | India



The Indian Youth Congress on Wednesday expelled its leader and lawyer Aljo K Joseph from the party after he appeared for Christian Michel, an alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper deal.
“Aljo K Joseph appeared in his personal capacity. He did not consult the Youth Congress before appearing in the case. IYC does NOT endorse such actions. IYC has removed Aljo Joseph from IYC’s Legal Department and expelled him from the party with immediate effect,” read a statement tweeted by AICC joint secretary Krishna Allavaru, in charge of IYC, and released by IYC spokesperson Amrish Ranjan Pandey.
The row broke out after BJP Mumbai leader Suresh Nakhua tweeted, “Any guesses who is lawyer for Christian Michel ? Mr @Aljokjoseph , Natio
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