Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, RCP Singh resign a day ahead of end of their RS term

PTI News Agency quoted sources quoted by PTI News Agency, Wednesday, as saying that Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Revolutionary Communist Party Singh submitted their resignations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi a day before the expiry of the Rajya Sabha term.

Earlier in the day, Modi praised both Naqvi and Singh during the cabinet meeting for their contributions to the country during their tenure, in a clear indication that the last cabinet meeting. The sources added.

With ministers tendering their resignations on Thursday, they will cease being members of Parliament from Friday.

While BJP leader Naqvi is also the deputy leader of the Rajya Sabha, Singh is a minister in Modi’s government from a JD(U) stake.

(with PTI input)

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