Tripura Assembly Speaker resigns from post

Tripura assembly Secretary Bishnu Pada Karmakar, confirming the unexpected development, told IANS that Das submitted his resignation letter to Deputy Speaker Biswa Bandhu Sen.

Ticket denied, Mahila Congress Kerala chief resigns from post

Lathika said she would not join any other party and has not decided on contesting the poll as an independent candidate. She said she had wished to contest from Ettumanoor, her home constituency. She also registered her protest against women getting less representation in the Congress’ candidates list.