Bangalore: The resignation tendered by Ramachandra Gowda from the post of Vice Chairman, State Planning Board has been accepted, an official notification said at Bangalore on Thursday.
  
Gowda had submitted his resignation on May 15.
  
Gowda, a senior BJP leader, is contesting the Legislative Council election from Graduates Constituency slated to be held on June six.
   
He is filing his nomination papers on Friday.

(Agencies)

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