Jose K. Mani resigns as Rajya Sabha MP

New Delhi: Jose K. Mani resigned as Rajya Sabha MP on Saturday. He submitted the resignation letter to Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu.

It is learnt that Jose resigned the Rajya Sabha MP post in order to contest the Kerala Assembly election from Pala constituency.

Earlier, Congress had harshly criticised Jose for not resigning the Rajya Sabha MP post which he won while being part of the UDF. As per reports, the Rajya Sabha seat which will be vacant after Jose K. Mani’s resignation is likely to be given to Kerala Congress.