Itanagar: The opposition ceased to exist in the Arunachal Pradesh Assembly on Tuesday with the lone BJP MLA R.T. Khunjuju joining the Congress.

Speaker Satong Sena issued a notification on Mr. Khunjuju, an MLA from Bomdila, joining the Congress during the day.

The Congress, which now has 44 MLAs in the 60-member house enjoys the support of 14 independents and two Arunachal Congress members. PTI