kerala CMWith Congress led UDF being routed in the May 16 assembly polls, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has submitted his resignation to Governor P Sathasivam on Friday.

The Chief Minister gave his resignation to state Governor Justice (Retd) P Sathasivam on Friday at 10:30 am, Chandy’s press secretary P T Chacko said.

LDF had put up an impressive performance in the assembly polls winning 91 seats, while UDF could manage only 46.

Chandy, the only Congress Chief Minister to complete his full five year term came to power with a wafer thin majority of 72 members in a 140-member Assembly in 2011.