Irked over having been denied a ticket from the Mandla constituency for the Assembly elections this month, Madhya Pradesh Minister of State for Rural Development Devi Singh Sayyam on Saturday quit the BJP. The party has chosen to field district Panchayat President, Sampatiya Uike, from Mandla. “I have sent my resignation papers regarding leaving the primary membership of the party” he said.
Mandla (MP), November 3, 2013
Denied ticket, BJP minister quits party
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