BJP Maha chief Raosaheb Patil resigns

BJP Maha chief Raosaheb Patil resigns

Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Maharashtra chief Raosaheb Patil Danve resigned from his post on Tuesday, ANI reported.

Danve was re-elected from Jalna in North Maharashtra for the fifth consecutive term in the recent elections. He was inducted into the Prime Minister Modi's Cabinet as a Minister of Consumer Affairs, food and public distribution.

BJP in Maha will have to find a new state chief before the Assembly election, which will be held in the next three months.