Molestation: Jammu and Kashmir minister resigns
Jammu and Kashmir Minister of State for Health Shabir Ahmad Khan, who is facing molestation charges, tendered his resignation on Friday.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah tweeted, "I have received the resignation of the Minister of State for Health Shabir Khan and am forwarding the same to the Governor for acceptance."
The police on Thursday registered a case of molestation against Khan.
The police have started investigating the matter.
A police officer said a lady doctor, posted at the Winter Secretariat here, has lodged a complaint against the minister alleging he molested her in the Secretariat few days back.
(Posted on 07-02-2014)