J&K Legislative Council acting chairman steps down

Srinagar: Deputy Chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council Arvinder Singh Mickey on Friday stepped down after completing his term.

Mickey, who was acting chairman of the Council following retirement of Ghulam Nabi Lone three years ago, was given a farewell last evening in the legislative complex here.

Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Mickey recalled the ability shown by Mickey as the acting chairman of the Legislative Council.

Mickey expressed gratitude to the Chief Minister and other dignitaries saying that he would continue to work for the cause of people and the state.