Animal Husbandry Minister Viswaroop resigns for cause of United State
September 26, 2013 - Hyderabad
Animal Husbandry Minister P Viswaroop has decided to quit his ministerial portfolio in protest against the party decision to divide the State. He called on the Governor ESL Narasimhan on Thursday and submitted his resignation from the Cabinet. He, however, asserted that he would continue as MLA to vote against the resolution on a separate Telangana as and when it comes up in the Assembly.
Speaking to media, he said that though he had submitted his resignation from the post on August 2 to the Chief Minister which was pending since then without accepting forced him to meet the Governor. He said that he would quit the party if necessary and would take a decision on the issue on November 1 if the Centre did not relent from its decision.