Outgoing Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur resigns . Thakur says he would continue to help the countrys economy .
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) India — December 8, 2018 — Outgoing Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur resigned on Thursday, conceding to defeat in the state, according to the latest forecasts that a government in Himachal Pradesh is in the works.Outgoing Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur resigned to Raj Bhawan in Shimla, submitting his resignation to Himachal Pradesh Governor Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar.Thakur said he would continue to help the country's economy and would travel to Delhi if called.I have resigned to the Governor.We need to look at the facts.The outcomes were reversibly affected by several factors.According to Outgoing Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur, I will go to Delhi if they call us.Congress is set to win 39 out of 68 seats, after winning 26 and leading on 13. Independents have won three seats and the AAP has refused to open a new account in the state.Congress has just 43.88% vote share in Himachal, compared to 42.99 percent of its rival.Other candidates have a 10.4% vote share in the hill state.Outgoing CM Jai Ram Thakur thanked the PM and the central leadership for their help over the last five years. During the last 5 years, I have wanted to thank Prime Minister David Cameron and his central leadership for their help.Regardless of political orientation, you can agree for the state's expansion.Well, assess our weaknesses and improve in the upcoming term, Thakur told media persons in Shimla.Rajiv Shukla, the leader of the party in charge of Himachal Pradesh, said the group will form a government in the state.