WB Speaker refuses to accept Suvendu Adhikari's resignation letter, cites ‘Rules not followed’

The latest development in former TMC MLA Suvendu Adhikari’s resignation has not been accepted by the speaker. As per the speaker, the rules were not followed. The speaker of the West Bengal assembly met the secretary and a meeting took place where former TMC MLA Suvendu Adhikari’s resignation letter was discussed. The speaker stated that the letter has not been accepted and the speaker will be passing a due order in some time which will be based on a few reasons. The speaker stated that the rules were not followed and there are some constitutional norms that have to be followed by an MLA when he wants to resign. When the speaker was asked about the rules that were not followed by Suvendu Adhikari, the speaker stated that he would not discuss with the media.