Jammu, Oct 10, KDC: In a major setback to National Conference, its Jammu face and former MLA Nagrota Devinder Singh Rana resigned from basic membership of the party on Sunday.
Sources told news agency KDC that Rana resigned from basic membership of the party today.
According to sources, former MLA Surjeet Singh Salathia, another prominent Jammu face of NC also Resigned from the party.
Both, according to sources, are likely to join BJP tomorrow.
Rana was considered close to former Chief Minister and NC vice-president Omar Abdullah.
National Conference in a tweet informed “Dr Farooq Abdullah has received & accepted the resignations of Mr Salathia & Mr Rana. No further action or comment is deemed necessary.” (KDC)