Rahul Gandhi officially resigned as Congress President and submitted a four-page letter taking full responsibility for the loss in polls.
He said that he would continue to work for the Congress Party.
He tweeted: “I owe the country and my organisation a debt of tremendous gratitude and love. It is an honour for me to serve the Congress Party, whose values and ideals have served as the lifeblood of our beautiful nation. I owe the country and my organisation a debt of tremendous gratitude and love.”