NR Congress Leader Rangasamy Stakes Claim To Form Government in Puducherry

Earlier within the day, Rangasamy was elected because the AINRC legislature social gathering chief. (FILE)

Puducherry:

AINRC chief N Rangasamy, heading the NDA Puducherry, on Monday staked his declare to type the federal government in Puducherry after the entrance gained 16 seats within the 30 member territorial meeting within the April 6 meeting polls.

Mr Rangasamy referred to as on Lt Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan on the Raj Nivas and submitted a letter on this regard.

The Lt Governor stated Rangasamy knowledgeable her that he would talk the auspicious time and day for him to be sworn in. Former PWD Minister A Namassivayam, elected to the Meeting from Mannadipet constituency right here and BJP’s consultant Nirmal Kumar Surana had been amongst those that accompanied Rangasamy when he met the Lt Governor.

Earlier within the day, Rangasamy was elected because the AINRC legislature social gathering chief.

Celebration sources near information company PTI stated the swearing in ceremony could be both on Might 7 or 9.

The AINRC gained 10 seats within the polls and the BJP, six. The Congress gained two, and its ally DMK, six.

Six independents additionally emerged profitable within the election. Sixteen is the quantity required for a easy majority within the Puducherry meeting.

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