The post of the Speaker has been earmarked for the BJP and details of names of ministers of the party would be decided by the high command and released in the next few days, said Saminathan.
The NCP chief stated in his letter that the appointment of a new administrator, who works in close co-operation with people's representatives and works with the native people, will be highly appreciated.
He was elected from the Raj Bhavan constituency in the Puducherry Legislative Assembly Election in 2016 as a member of the Indian National Congress. He resigned from Congress on February 21 and went on to join the AINRC.
Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) officials on Wednesday confirmed that a low pressure system is taking shape in the Bay of Bengal which can intensify into a Cyclone.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been constantly communicating with several state Chief Ministers to review the situation and to guide them.
The senior Congress leader and former Puducherry Chief Minister stated that the hospitals in Puducherry were lacking a sufficient number of ventilators, oxygenated beds, medicines and other infrastructural facilities.
Back in 2017 after the Assembly elections, the BJP in a similar move appointed three party workers V Saminathan, KG Shankar and Selvaganapathy as legislators in the Puducherry Assembly.
Rangasamy had tested positive on Sunday and got admitted to a hospital in Chennai. Soundararajan wished him a speedy recovery over the phone and said that she is praying to God for his health.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Chief Ministers of Punjab, Karnataka, Bihar and Uttarakhand on Covid-19 situation in their states.
According to the Election Commission of India's website, the Indian National Congress has been reduced to just 2 seats. Its alliance partner, the DMK has won 6 seats.
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As per insights gained from the meeting held to review the COVID-19 situation, labourers who had come from outside for work accounted for 86 per cent of new cases in Leh.
Voting concluded for the Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry.
The number of deaths remained at 670 while the fatality and recovery rates for Puducherry were 1.68 per cent and 97.86 per cent respectively.
The Prime Minister also laid the foundation stone for the four-laning of the Sattanathapuram-Nagapattinam National Highway section.
Once again President's rule has been imposed in Puducherry. The dissolution of the assembly has once again triggered speculation on whether it is better for the UT to be merged with the bigger state of Tamil Nadu or not
A total of 5,862 health workers and frontline workers have been vaccinated. Out of which 2,161 health care workers have received the second dose of the vaccine.
In the latest, the Union cabinet has approved President’s rule in the Union Territory.