Punjab CM, Bhagwant Mann, accepts the resignation of Dr Raj Bahadur, Vice-Chancellor of Baba Farid Medical University.
Excise Policy row: Delhi Congress leaders and workers gathered near the AAP office and raised slogans against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia.
Union Minister Shobha Karandlaje attacked the CPI(M)-led government in Kerala over the controversial gold smuggling case and demanded Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to step down from his post and face investigation.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray submitted his resignation to state Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari in Raj Bhavan on Wednesday night. The Governor accepted the resignation and asked Uddhav Thackeray to continue as CM until an alternate arrangement is made.
His announcement came minutes after the Supreme Court refused to stay Maharashtra Governor’s direction to the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government to take a floor test in the Assembly on Thursday.
“Balasaheb Thackeray was a man who could control governments, despite not being in power. On the other hand, his son couldn’t even control his party, despite being in power. What a fall from grace,” BJP’s IT department in-charge Amit Malviya tweeted.
In his resignation letter, Ganesh Ghogra reportedly said that despite being a ruling party MLA and the Youth Congress’ state president, he was being neglected and his voice was being suppressed.
Speculations around changes in the state government have been doing the rounds following a recent meeting between Sonia Gandhi and Sachin Pilot.