Mukul Roy resigns from Rajya Sabha, quits Trinamool

SansadTV Bureau

Suspended Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy has resigned from his Rajya Sabha seat. He met Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu and submitted resignation.

Mukul-Roy--with-VPRoy also resigned from the primary membership of his party.Roy said he will decide his future course of action soon.

“I have resigned, now I will go for leaves and then decide my future course of action,” he said.

He had on Monday announced his intentions to resign from the Upper House of Parliament.

“Finally, I am going to hand over my resignation to the Vice President on October 11 and then I will tell the people of this country why I decided to end my long political innings with the TMC, the party I founded with many others,” he had said.