New Delhi: Wrestler and BJP Leader Babita Phogat’s resignation has been accepted by the State Police from her post in Haryana Police.
“I had joined the party, you can only join the party after submitting resignation else it would have been a conflict of interest. I had submitted my resignation in August,” said Phogat.
IPS officer Surinder Pal Singh wrote in a letter, ” Resignation submitted by Babita Kumari vide her application dated August 13, is hereby accepted with effect from September 10 on the condition that the applicant will deposit two months pay or salary to the government in lieu of said application or notice.”
Phogat along with her father Mahavir Phogat had joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) earlier in August.