No, Kamal Nath has not resigned from the post of Madhya Pradesh Congress President.

Claim

Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath resigned from the post of Madhya Pradesh party president on Thursday after the Congress party lost the recently concluded assembly elections.

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Explanation

Recently, the BJP won against the ruling party Congress in the Madhya Pradesh State Legislative Assembly election of 2023. The BJP secured 163 out of 230 seats, whereas the Congress secured 66 seats.

Meanwhile, posts purporting that Madhya Pradesh former Chief Minister Kamal Nath resigned from the state Congress Party president post after the Congress Party lost the state legislative assembly election in 2023 went viral. The same claim was also shared by India Today. Similar claims were shared on the X handle and can be seen here, here and here

What is the truth?

We ran a keyword search and found a tweet from the Madhya Pradesh Congress X handle on 7, December 2023. The tweet reads, “The news regarding resignation of State Congress President and former Chief Minister Kamal Nath is completely false and baseless. Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee denies this.”

India Today also posted an update reporting that Congress rejects reports of Kamal Nath resigning as Madhya Pradesh unit president. The same was also reported by ABP, National Herald, The Statesman, The Daily Guardian and Amar Ujala.

Conclusion

The news about the former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamalnath’s resignation from the State Congress President post is false.

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