Big jolt for Congress... Veghela ready to quit party?

New Delhi: According to initial reports pouring in, veteran politician and old Congressman Shankar Singh Vaghela is ready to leave his old love for greenr pastures. Speculations are rife whether Vaghela will go solo or will join BJP.

This, say sources, is the big birthday gift that Vaghela will be gifting himself as he tuns 77 on Friday.

On Thursday Vaghela had hinted that he was unhappy with his party and will be making an important announcement and share his "feelings" with his supporters during a mega gathering on his birthday on Friday in Gandhinagar.

The veteran politician has been sulking for not having been given a free hand for the party's campaign for the state assembly election due later this year, the former chief minister today visited Delhi for some "personal" work.

He is expected to make an important announcement about his future course of action today in the state capital.

Vaghela had earlier slammed the state Congress over "lack of homework" for the assembly polls.

The Leader of Opposition visited the national capital earlier in the day and on his return in the evening, he claimed that it was purely a "personal" visit and refused to divulge details about whom he met.

News24Bureau with Agency inputs