JAMMU: Governor N.N. Vohra has accepted the resignation of Syed Farooq Andrabi, Minister of State Haj and Aquaf (Independent Charge), PDD, PHE, I& FC and I&C.
Pertinently, Farooq Andrabi had yesterday tendered his resignation from the cabinet reportedly to pave way for the induction of Tasaduq Mufti, brother of Chief Minister into the state cabinet.
According to the sources, Andrabi has cited ‘personal reason’ for quitting the ministry. Sources said that the Chief Minister had forwarded the resignation of Andrabi to the Governor NN Vohra.