New Delhi, July 7 : Jyotiraditya Scindia has submitted his resignation as General Secretary of All India Congress Committee, taking accountability of election rout.
” Accepting the people’s verdict and taking accountability, I had submitted my resignation as general secretary of AICC to Rahul Gandhi. I thank him for entrusting me with this responsibility and for giving me the opportunity to serve our party,” he said, adding that he has asked Gandhi to accept his papers.
Scindia acted hours after Deora submitted his resignation.
The development comes as the Congress top brass is looking for a leader to step into the shoes of Rahul Gandhi, who recently resigned as Congress president.
Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora announced his resignation from the post and said he was looking forward to play a role at the national level to help stabilise the party