Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that the resignation of Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Lone was not accepted by the party leadership.
“… and he is being taken seriously.”
Deputy Chief Minster Dr. Nirmal Singh said that Sajad was their “companion” and an important ally. “Hence, his resignation cannot be accepted,” he said.
He said his concerns were being given a thought and efforts were on to address them.
Earlier, Lone had tendered his resignation from the Social Welfare ministry portfolio.(Agencies)