New Delhi: Vijay Rupani on Saturday (September 11, 2021) resigned as the Chief Minister of Gujarat. The reason behind the BJP leader’s resignation has not been ascertained yet.
The development comes hours after Rupani took part in the video conferencing event where Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed the ‘Lokarpan’ of the Sardardham Bhavan and Bhoomi Pujan of Sardardham Phase – II Kanya Chhatralaya. The Deputy CM of Gujarat was also present on the occasion.
Rupani, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, was serving as Chief Minister of Gujarat since August 2016. He is a member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly and represents the Rajkot West legislative assembly constituency.
(This a breaking news story, more details are awaited)