Mumbai: Devendra Fadnavis on Friday submitted his resignation as Maharashtra CM to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.
The Governor has asked Fadnavis to function as the caretaker CM till the alternative arrangements are made.
After his resignation, Fadnavis said in a tweet “we will soon give a Government to the people of Maharashtra, which they expect from us and is also the need of the mandate.”
Fadnavis said in a statement after submitting his resignation to the governor, “for last 5 years we faced many difficulties like continous drought, floods, unseasonal rains, but still have been able to support our farmers with historic assistance like never before.”
Fadnavis further stated “We have been able to take Maharashtra on number 1 rank in all sectors, including Infra, Metro, GramSadak, Airport, Railway projects and many pending projects are brought back on track.”