Najeeb Jung resigns as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi
He submitted his resignation to Government of India.
In a brazen news, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has resigned from his post on Thursday.
According to a press release, he thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for all the help and cooperation he received during his tenure as the Lt. Governor of Delhi.
FLASH: Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung submits his resignation to the Government of India.
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Jung also thanked the people of Delhi for all their support and affection, especially during the one year’s President Rule in Delhi, when he got unstinted support from them and which in turn helped run the administration in Delhi smoothly and effortlessly.
He thanked Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal for his association in the last two years.
He submitted his resignation to Government of India. Reports say that he will go back to his teaching career.
Television reports quote sources saying that Jung had been considering resignation for quite some time. He has resigned 18 months prior to his term end.
It is to be noted that Delhi LG had been in constant arguments with Arvind Kejriwal.