On Friday afternoon, while he was campaigning at Sompattu village, Namassivayam fell ill and stopped his campaign.
BJP sources claim many more MLAs getting ready to join the party
CM Narayanasamy denies having interfered in Namassivayam's department, calls his reasons to quit 'unacceptable'
Namassivayam had also blamed that Narayanasamy was not maintaining a friendly relationship with the Centre or Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi.
Amit Shah busy with meetings on farmers’ rally, former PWD Min awaits induction into BJP
Namassivayam also resigned from the post of Minister and MLA. They were accompanied by state BJP president V Saminathan when they met the Speaker, giving all indications of the two joining the BJP.
Puducherry PWD minister Namassivayam meets supporters as speculations rife over him quitting Congress to join BJP
The minister last night held a meeting with his supporters at a marriage Hall in his constituency at Villianur to hear out the views of his political supporters before he makes the move.