Congress-Jat rift widen: Divya Singh resigns as RPSC Member

Divya Singh, erstwhile Maharani of Bharatpur and wife of Vishvendra Singh, erstwhile Jat Maharaja has resigned as member of the Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) where she was appointed a year ago. A former BJP member of Lok Sabha and Rajasthan Assembly, the wife of Scion of Bharatpur royal family Vishwendra Singh, Divya Singh has quit as Member of the Rajasthan Public Service Commission(RPSC). She has mailed her resignation to Governor Margaret Alva and RPSC Chairman Habeeb Khan Gauran yesterday as per report. Her husband Vishwendra Singh had quit the BJP and joined the Congress prior to the State Assembly polls in 2008 and contested unsuccessfully the election from Kumher. Ms Singh, a BJP member in the dissolved 12th assembly, was also offered ticket by the BJP for contesting Jaipur rural seat in 2009 Lok Sabha polls, but she had refused to avail the ticket.