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Adityanath has not resigned as Lok Sabha MP: UP government

Principal Secretary, Information, Avanish Kumar Awasthi told IANS that such news were factually incorrect and the Chief Minister had not resigned from the Lok Sabha

Arnima Dwivedi

Arnima DwivediBy Arnima Dwivedi

Published on 6 Aug 2017 3:56 AM GMT

Adityanath has not resigned as Lok Sabha MP: UP government
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Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government late on Saturday denied that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had quit his Gorakhpur Lok Sabha seat earlier in the day.

Reports earlier had indicated that Adityanath, who is a five-term MP from Gorakhpur, had submitted his resignation from the Lok Sabha, subsequent to voting in the vice-presidential election.

Principal Secretary, Information, Avanish Kumar Awasthi told IANS that such news were factually incorrect and the Chief Minister had not resigned from the Lok Sabha.

Also read: UP CM Yogi Adityanath, deputy CM Keshav Maurya resign from Parliament

Adityanath assumed charge of Chief Minister in March and needs to elected to either houses of the UP assembly within six months.

Arnima Dwivedi

Arnima Dwivedi

A journalist, presently working as a sub-editor with newstrack.com. I love exploring new genres of humans and humanity.

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