Speaker Ramesh Kumar denies having received Resignation of Congress MLA Anand Singh


Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar today denied having received Resignation letter from Congress MLA Anand Singh, who claimed to have tendered his resignation to the assembly seat.

“I have not received Resignation from any Legislator belonging either to Congress or JDS–Coalition partners of the Karnataka Government headed by Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy,” he added.

Talking to newsmen here on Monday, Ramesh Kumar said that “I am staying in a rented House and I dont know to whom he (Anand Singh) has given his resignation letter. I am not aware about he tendering his resignation.”

Replying to a question, the Speaker clarified that nobody have sought appointment with him.

Anand Singh, who had come to Raj Bhavan to meet Governor Vajubhai Vala, however, confirmed to newsmen that he has tendered his resignation and if it was not received by the Speaker, I will resign one more time.

When pressed for the reason to tender resignation, Singh asked the scribes to wait till he meets the Governor. “I will speak to you and give reason for my resignation. Let me first meet the Governor.” he added.