TDN World Desk: Since Citizenship law passed, Assam has been on rage. Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi cancelled his visit to the North-eastern state fearing protest, agitation.

Given the situation Opposition leader in Assam assembly Debabrata Saikia on Saturday asked Chief Minister Sarbanda Sonowal to quit the BJP along with his MLAs and offered him to form an alternate government in the state with the backing of Congress.

“In view of the current situation in Assam, Sonowal should leave the BJP and come out with just 30 of his MLAs as Independents. We will support him to form a new anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act and anti-BJP government in Assam. He will be made the Chief Minister again,” Mr Saikia was quoted by NDTV.