Kolkata: November 27, 2020
A blow to the Trinamool Congress in Bengal ahead of next year’s Assembly election, senior minister Suvendu Adhikari has resigned from his post. The resignation letter to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was submitted this morning. A copy was sent to Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar. Mr Adhikari has quit as minister for transport and irrigation, but remains a Trinamool MLA as he has not resigned from the Assembly.