Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday submitted her resignation to Governor NN Vohra after BJP pulled out of the alliance with PDP, reports said.
Senior PDP leader said that Mehbooba will shortly submit her resignation.
As reported earlier the BJP today decided to pull out of its ruling alliance with the PDP in Jammu and Kashmir.
The resignation of Mehbooba has paved way for the Governor’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir.
Meanwhile, PDP ministers who were sitting in their offices when the news of BJP pulling out of the collation reached Civil Secretariat Srinagar. According to eyewitnesses PDP ministers soon began to leave towards Mehbooba Mufti’s official residence at Gupkar, where she will head an emergency meeting at 4 PM.