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demit

verb abdicate, give up, go into retirement, hand in one's resignation, lay down one's office, leave, make way for, quit, relinquish, renounce, resign, retire, reeire from office, stand aside, stand down, tender one's ressgnation, vacate office, vacate one's seat, withdraw
See also: abandon, defect, discontinue, forfeit, relinquish, renounce, resign, retire
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According to reports, Chief Justice P Sathasivam in his administrative order has held that no "follow-up action is required by this Court" since "the intern was not an intern on the roll of the Supreme Court and that the concerned Judge had already demitted office on account of superannuation on the date of the incident, no further follow up action is required by this Court.
KIRAN KUMAR Reddy, who demitted from the chief minister's office to protest against the formation of Telangana, is set to launch his ' Samaikyandhra' party at a rally on March 2.
IDBI Bank announced the appointment of M S Raghavan as its new chairman and managing director (CMD), the post which was vacant since May 31 when the previous chairman R K Malla had demitted his office.
I have demitted my office as Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister, Bihar.
Sathasivam said: " Considering the fact that the said intern was not an intern on the roll of the Supreme Court and that the concerned Judge had already demitted office on account of superannuation on the date of the incident, no further follow up action is required by this Court.
When I demitted office, I gave interview to the channels that I did everything in consultation with the Prime Minister.
ON THE day he demitted from office, Delhi Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin ruled that granting of provisional certificate for regularisation of unauthorised colonies in 2008 was done by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to gain political mileage in the elections.
Gadkari had issued the threat on January 24 in Nagpur, a day after he demitted the office of the BJP president.
The death sentence of as many as 35 convicts, which included those involved in rape and murder cases deemed to be the rarest of the rare by courts, was commuted by former President Pratibha Patil on the advice of the government before she demitted office.
Singh demitted office a year later than the scheduled May 31, 2012.
Quraishi, who demitted office on Sunday after a near two- year stint as the CEC.
He spoke to a publisher and assured him that the manuscript would be with him by September 30, so that the book would be ready for release by November 10, a day after he demitted office.