Shimla: Himachal BJP president Dr Rajeev Bindal tenders resignation owing moral responsibility as party president to facilitate impartial investigation in a recent corruption case in health deptt. In his letter to national party president JP Nadda, Bindal, denied claims of his involvement in the scam. Congress has been demanding a CBI probe, while Bindal has denied the involvement of any BJP leader and quit citing moral grounds.
formally declared state BJP chief on January 18 this year. His name was announced by national BJP secretary Sunil V Deodhar in the presence of union ministers Ramesh Pokhriyal and Anurag Thakur besides outgoing state BJP president Satpal Singh Satti.