Mumbai police chief Satyapal Singh resigns, may join BJP

Sources indicated that Singh is likely to contest the Lok Sabha election from Uttar Pradesh on a BJP ticket.

Mumbai | Updated: January 31, 2014 2:20 pm
Satyapal Singh Satyapal Singh

Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh on Thursday submitted his resignation to Home Minister RR Patil.

The Home Minister late night confirmed to The Indian Express that Singh had resigned.

Sources indicated that Singh is likely to contest the Lok Sabha election from Uttar Pradesh on a BJP ticket.

Sources in BJP also confirmed talks are on with Singh, who had met party president Rajnath Singh earlier. BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi had also assessed Singh’s candidature a couple of days ago.

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First Published on: January 31, 2014 2:01 am
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    indian
    Jan 31, 2014 at 10:37 am
    better he should contest on congress tkt.
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      Satish
      Jan 30, 2014 at 9:55 pm
      ModiEffect
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