By OUR STAFF REPORTER
Mumbai, 23 Jan: Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has stated that he conveyed his desire to step down from his constitutional responsibilities to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the latter’s recent visit to Mumbai.
In a statement issued by Raj Bhavan, Governor Koshyari has expressed his desire to spend the rest of his life in reading, writing and other leisure activities.
Governor Koshyari provided this information through a Press Release issued by Raj Bhavan on Monday.
“It was an absolute honour and privilege for me to serve as the Rajya Sevak or Rajyapal of a great State like Maharashtra – the land of saints, social reformers and valiant fighters,” said Koshyari.
“I can never forget the love and affection I have received from the people of Maharashtra during the last more than 3 years. During the recent visit of the Prime Minister to Mumbai, I conveyed to him my desire to be discharged of all political responsibilities and to spend the remainder of my life in reading, writing and other activities. I have always received love and affection from the Prime Minister and I hope to receive the same in this regard,” Koshyari has stated in the press release issued by Raj Bhavan.