Jharkhand: Jailed minister Alamgir Alam resigns from state cabinet - Hindustan Times
close_game
close_game

Jharkhand: Jailed minister Alamgir Alam resigns from state cabinet

Jun 11, 2024 11:46 AM IST

Alam also sent a copy of his resignation letter as Congress legislature party leader to the party’s national president Mallikarjuna Kharge

Jailed Jharkhand minister Alamgir Alam has resigned from the state cabinet led by chief minister Champai Soren, top sources in the government said on Tuesday. It is learnt that Alam sent his resignation to Soren on Monday night.

Jharkhand politician Alamgir Alam being produced before a PMLA court in Ranchi in connection with an alleged money laundering case last month. (ANI Photo)
Jharkhand politician Alamgir Alam being produced before a PMLA court in Ranchi in connection with an alleged money laundering case last month. (ANI Photo)

A senior Congress leader said Alam also sent a copy of his resignation letter as Congress legislature party leader to the party’s national president Mallikarjuna Kharge.

Now catch your favourite game on Crickit. Anytime Anywhere. Find out how

Alam was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on May 15 on money laundering charges.

While Alam resigned on Monday night, Soren last week took away all four departments headed by the Congress leader, including parliamentary affairs, rural development, rural works and panchayati raj.

All four departments are currently with the chief minister.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Share this article
SHARE
Story Saved
Live Score
OPEN APP
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Sunday, June 16, 2024
Start 14 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Follow Us On