Lakshminarayanan, who resigned from the Congress ahead of the trust vote, was welcomed by party President N Rangasamy and other leaders and functionaries
It is also indicative that anyone can occupy the Chief Minister’s chair through appointment as nominated MLA by the Centre, he said.
The decision to be taken by Rangasamy, assumes significance as it will have a major impact in the fight between BJP and Congress with their respective allies in the polls.
Even though schools started functioning for half a day since January 4, midday meals were not served
Teams from State unit to work on campaign strategies, work with local leaders in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry where party hopes to make inroads
The Opposition is also facing a crisis of equal measure. Now, it has too many leaders, but only a certain number of constituencies.
This is the first time that a Lt- Governor has used the Cabinet room attached to the Chief Minister’s office in the Assembly during President’s rule.
The Heads of all schools in the Puducherry and Karaikal regions have been instructed to abide by Standard Operating Procedure (SOP).
If he decides to go it alone, a three-cornered contest would emerge in Puducherry, which will have ramifications for the Congress-DMK and BJP-AIADMK alliance
"If he doesn't prove it, he has to apologise to the nation and to the people of Puducherry. I challenge him to prove it," he said.
Amit Shah vehemently alleged that Narayanasamy's thoughts, objectives and actions are not for Puducherry's subjects, but only for the progress of Gandhi family.
While the Congress wants to capitalise on the sympathy generated over the toppling of its government, the BJP wants to win by showcasing the development agenda unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
The Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for TN, Kerala and Puducherry in the south and West Bengal and Assam in the east, sounding the bugle for the next big battle for states.
Addressing a press conference on Friday, Narayanasamy said it was Kiran Bedi who stopped 52 decisions taken by his government
The Election Commission will be announcing the poll dates for Tamil Nadu, Bengal, Assam, Kerala, Puducherry today at 4.30 pm.