The resignation of Andhra Pradesh Governor N. D. Tiwari was on Saturday forwarded to the central government by President Pratibha Patil.

The resignation of the 86-year-old Mr. Tiwari was sent by Ms. Patil’s office to the government after it was received from the office of the Governor of Andhra Pradesh, official sources said here.

The President, who is at present touring Lakshwadeep, will accept the resignation after receiving a recommendation from the government.

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