New Delhi: Ace wrestler Babita Phogat’s resignation from her post in Haryana Police has been accepted by the state police. She resigned from the service on 13th August this year.
After she resigned from her post as a police inspector.
Wrestler & BJP leader Babita Phogat on resignation 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 conflict of interest. I had submitted my resignation in August. (File pic) https://t.co/Iux6QBBrOU pic.twitter.com/DoKI0H9eQQ— ANI (@ANI) September 12, 2019
Speculations are rife that Babita Phogat will be contesting on a BJP ticket in the upcoming Haryana polls. She is expected to stand from either the Barda or the Charkhi Dadri seat.
Babita Phogat and her father Mahavir Phogat had joined the BJP on August 12. They joined the party in the presence of Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.
Earlier, Babita Phogat came out in support of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar after he courted controversy with his remarks on Kashmiri girls.
The wrestler had backed him saying there was “nothing offensive” in what he said.
हरियाणा के मुख्यमंत्री मनोहर लाल खट्टर जी ने ऐसा कोई बयान नहीं दिया है जिससे हमारी बहन बेटियों के बारे में गलत बोला गया हो मेरी मीडिया से प्रार्थना है कि उनके बयान को गलत तरीके से जनता के सामने पेश ना करें @mlkhattar https://t.co/9nsSYPGRJd— Babita Phogat (@BabitaPhogat) August 10, 2019
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