Bandra - NCP spokesperson Atul Londhe has joined the Congress party. Londhe has joined the Congress along with several of his supporters, in the presence of party vice president Rahul Gandhi. His decision was not prompted by dissatisfaction with the NCP but to support the battle against rightist ideology."In this situation, supporting Congress is the best option," said Londhe ."I have not notified NCP president Sharad Pawar , MP Supriya Pawar or ex-deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar about my decision ", he said.