Puducherry CM visits agitating MLAs

The legislators said the government’s anti-Sabarimala attitude is reflected in the continuance of prohibitory orders.

Published: 06th December 2018 03:17 AM  |   Last Updated: 06th December 2018 06:31 AM   |  A+A-

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy handing over the demand draft of J3.15 crore to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday | Express

By Express News Service

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanaswamy and former Minister E Valsaraj called on the three UDF MLAs - V S Sivakumar, Parakkal Abdullah and N Jayaraj - who are on satyagraha in the Assembly. The MLAs are protesting against the government high-handedness in Sabarimala. The legislators said the government’s anti-Sabarimala attitude is reflected in the continuance of prohibitory orders.

Gandhian P Gopinathan Nair, Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala, AICC general secretary Oommen Chandy, Ministers A K Balan, Kadakampally Surendran, K Krishnankutty, A Saseendran, E Chandrasekharan, T P Ramakrishnan, K K Shailaja, P Thilothaman, deputy leader of Opposition M K Muneer, MLAs N Vijayan Pillai, O Rajagopal, P C George, K B Ganesh Kumar, and Congress leaders M M Hassan and Thampanoor Ravi met the MLAs.

Puducherry gives aid to CMDRF

T’Puram: Puducherry has handed over a sum of J3.15 crore to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) in Thiruvananthapuram. Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy handed over the demand draft to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan at a function here on Wednesday. Puducherry former minister E Valsaraj and V Ramachandran MLA accompanied the Puducherry Chief Minister.

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