Senior Advocate Aman Lekhi has resigned from the post of Additional Solicitor General (ASG) of India. .In a letter addressed to the Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju, Lekhi said that he is tendering his resignation from the post of ASG with immediate effect. .Lekhi , who was appointed to the post in March 2018, has not given any reason for his resignation in the letter. .As a Senior Advocate, Lekhi had appeared in the coal allocation scam case, 2G spectrum scam case and Commonwealth Games (CWG) scam case. He had represented Ashis Nandy in a case that involved controversy regarding the latter’s alleged anti-Dalit remarks at the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2013..He has also appeared in the case involving Zee network case involving Naveen Jindal and the case concerning recommendations by Justice Majithia regardng working journalists and non-journalists and challenge to Working Journalists Act of 1955.