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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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On the eve of his demitting office, the Prime Minister will address the people in his farewell speech.
SINGH, the CBI chief who is demitting office on November 30, is happy with the proposal of a collegium comprising the PM, Leader of the Opposition and Chief Justice of India to select the agency's director.
Before demitting office this year, the President of India Pratibha Patil commuted the sentences of as many as 35 death row occupants to life imprisonment.
The Congress- BJP exchange could be attributed to politics, but it can surely cause embarrassment or discomfiture judges who have taken up postretirement job or are likely to take up any position after demitting office.
Singh had superannuated, but while demitting office, had expressed his alarm over allegations of the fake encounter not being investigated.
On Tuesday, while demitting office, Pranab babu said that he may have made some mistakes.
Dalmiya, much after demitting office in 2000, had revealed in an interview that his answer to the man was that the ceremony could be deferred by a few minutes and the Queen could leave the ground during this time.
Srinagar, July 10 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that he had no intention of demitting office because of the recent developments in the state.
Meanwhile, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has said he haso intention of demitting office because of the recent developments in the state.
Alagiri has often said he was against Karunanidhi demitting office and paving way for the succession of his younger brother and deputy chief minister M.
Abdullah today said that he has no intention of demitting office because of the recent developments in the state.
In a U- turn, however, former HRD minister Arjun Singh " dropped all charges" against Rajput a month before demitting office earlier this year.