Asom Jatiya Parisad takes crowdfunding route to assembly polls
Guwahati: The newly floated regional party Asom Jatiya Parisad (AJP), who have recently allied with jailed peasants’ rights activist Akhil Gogoi’s Raijor Dal has taken the crowdfunding route to contest the upcoming Assam Assembly elections.
The party has also promised to provide donor a weekly update on every penny spent.
Lurinjyoti Gogoi, AJP president, said that they do not possess the money power that BJP and Congress have. To them, the people are their wealth so they are appealing to the people to donate for their party.
The party has provided a bank account number for people to donate and a website to those who want to serve the party by contributing.
Gogoi also said that the party’s financial statement would be updated weekly on the website.
The AJP has also provided a toll-free number for people to register their complaints and give suggestion to the party.