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Rajasthan minister offers to resign

A Rajasthan minister offered to quit,apparently hurt over a media report that he had tried to pressure the Bhilwara district administration

A Rajasthan minister offered to quit on Saturday,apparently hurt over a media report that he had tried to pressure the Bhilwara district administration to conduct autopsy on a woman in the night in September.

Minister of State for Forest and Environment Ramlal Jat said the allegations in the report published in a vernacular newspaper were false.

The newspaper alleged that Jat was in a hurry to get the post mortem of the woman,Paras Devi,done and tried to exercise his influence for the purpose. It said Paras Devi,wife of the Bhilwara Dairy chairman Ratanlal Jat,died in mysterious circumstances in a hospital.