Taking everyone by surprise, Najeeb Jung on Thursday resigned as the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. 'Raj Niwas', the residence-cum-office of the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, issued a press release to announce his resignation.
Jung thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, residents of Delhi and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for all their support.
Here is who said what after the announcement of Jung’s resignation:
Jung resigned. Long overdue.— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) December 22, 2016
We would like to know from the Centre what is the reason behind this unceremonious exit: Ajay Maken, Cong on Delhi LG pic.twitter.com/ydX2mOoYzz— ANI (@ANI_news) December 22, 2016
गयो😳?— Dr Kumar Vishvas (@DrKumarVishwas) December 22, 2016
तमाम खट्टे मीठे अनुभवों के बावजूद कह सकता हूँ कि नजीब जंग साहब के साथ हमने मिलकर दिल्ली के लिए बहुत अच्छा काम किया। भविष्य के लिए शुभकानाएं।— Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) December 22, 2016
All queries on Najeeb Jung?— Ajay Maken (@ajaymaken) December 22, 2016
Will be addressing a Press Conference at the DPCC office at 5:30 PM-
Reporters are welcome!