Capt Amarinder Singh resigns as Punjab CM, to address media at Raj Bhawan gate shortly

By Online Desk

Capt Amarinder Singh on Saturday resigned as Punjab CM. He submitted his resignation along with that of his council of ministers, according to the CM office.

Singh will address the media outside the Punjab Raj Bhawan ahead of a meeting of the Congress Legislature Party, his media adviser said.

Singh had decided to put in his papers ahead of the crucial CLP meeting in Chandigarh on Saturday evening, sources close to him said.

In a tweet, the media adviser said, “Punjab Chief Minister @capt_amarinder will address a press conference at Pubjab Raj Bhawan Gate at 4:30 pm.”