Cong MLA resigns from AP Assembly

Hyderabad: Congress MLA from Ramachandrapuram in East Godavari district Pilli Subhash Chandra Bose resigned from the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Friday protesting meagre allocation of funds for the development of his constituency.

Bose met Speaker Nadendla Manohar and handed over his resignation letter, protesting meagre allocation of funds in the state budget presented today.

A former minister, Bose has been sailing with the YSR Congress party for the past several months and facing disqualification proceedings along with 16 MLAs for having violated the Congress whip and voted against the Kiran Kumar Reddy government on the no-confidence motion in December last.