New Delhi: Ajay Maken has resigned as the Chief of Congress party in Delhi, just months before the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Maken had taken over as the Delhi Congress President four years ago, after the party was decimated in state elections.Maken also heaped praise on Congress President Rahul Gandhi and party workers in his tweet.
Taking to Twitter, he wrote; "After 2015, as the President of the Delhi Congress, I have received a lot of love and support from Delhi Congress workers, the media covering the Congress and our leader Rahul Gandhi. It wasn't easy in these difficult circumstances. For this, I thank you from the bottom of the heart".A two-time parliamentarian and former union minister, Maken replaced Arvinder Singh Lovely as Delhi Congress chief.