Sinha joined the Congress in the presence of Jharkhand State Congress President Sukhdeo Bhagat at party's state headquarters in Ranchi.
After joining the party, Sinha said that he will not let communal forces come to fore in the state, and added that under guidance of Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Sukhdeo Bhagat, he would work for the expansion of the party.
Sinha, who had contested the last assembly election in the state securing around 13000 votes, has been actively working across the state. He contested last elections from Giridih.
He was also previously associated with the Nationalist Congress Party.
--ANI (Posted on 12-09-2013)