Tsokli resigns as Socialist MP

Magia Tsokli has resigned as a Socialist MP, reports said Monday.

Tsokli, a former travel reporter, on Sunday backed the controversial austerity measures during a vote in Parliament.

Tsokli, who was elected in 2009 via PASOK?s state list, cited personal reasons for her resignation, reports said.

She will be replaced by Stavroula Saloufakou