HASSAN: At the end of the zilla panchayat general body meeting here on Wednesday, president Annappa Shetty announced his resignation. He will go to Bangalore on Thursday and submit his resignation to Principal Secretary for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj. Minister for Public Works and Energy H.D. Revanna was present when the announcement was made.
As per the agreement made earlier, Annappa Shetty should hold office for 10 months and for the remaining 10 months he should give way for others.
Accordingly he had resigned after 12 months. The term of president and vice-president is 20 months.