New Delhi, Jun 23: According to media reports, Uttarakhand's Chief Minister BC Khanduri has submitted his resignation to the BJP President Rajnath Singh who has accepted it.
BJP is expected to appoint a leader to replace Khanduri soon. The top conders for the post are Prakash Pant and Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.
BJP asks Uttarakhand Chief Minister Khanduri to quit
The Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) on Tuesday, Jun 23 has reportedly asked Uttarakhand Chief Minister B C Khanduri to resign.
Loosing all five seats in the hill state, BJP in Uttarakhand was in a disturbed condition. Senior leader and former Chief Minister BS Koshiyari and his supporters demanded for Khanduri"s removal.
Koshiyari even resigned from Rajya Sabha seat on Jun 17. He however, took back the resignation a day later.