Rajasthan Minister accused in rape case resigns
Rajasthan Minister Babulal Nagar, accused of raping a 35-year-old woman at his residence here, on Thursday tendered his resignation.
The 53-year-old Minister of State for Dairy and Khadi sent his resignation to the Chief Minister’s Office. “I have resigned on moral grounds so that an impartial probe can be carried out as I am not guilty in the alleged case”, Nagar told reporters at his residence. “I sent my hand written resignation to the CMO through a person this morning. After many thoughts and second thoughts, I decided to resign...no one asked me to do this”, he said.PTI