Odisha agriculture minister Pradeep Maharathy resigned his postDear members,
The agriculture minister of Odisha, Mr. Pradeep Maharathy has resigned his minister post on yesterday and he gave his resignation letter to Mr. Naveen Patnaik who he is the Chief Minister of Odisha. The governor of Odisha has accepted his resignation. Mr. Pradeep Maharathy has resigned his minister post due to the Opposition accused him of protecting the culprits in a gang rape case on November 28 last year near Arjunagoda which is about 10 km from Bhubaneswar, falls under Pipili assembly constituency represented by Maharathy.
Maharathy told on Thursday that he had not quit under pressure from the opposition parties who had been demanding his resignation. Further, He told that he have tendered my resignation on moral grounds and he is not a coward, he is a stalwart. He also told that he is ready to face any inquiry regarding this issue.
The members can feel free to share their views regarding this latest political issue in Odisha.