The Congress-led Puducherry authorities will endure a flooring take a look at on Monday. The ground take a look at was ordered by Lieutenant Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan. Tamilisai requested Chief Minister Narayanasamy to show its majority within the meeting.
The ruling Congress-DMK alliance has 11 MLAs within the 33-member Legislative Meeting. The opposition has 14 members.
Earlier on Sunday, two extra ruling alliance’s MLAs resigned. They’re Congress’ Ok Lakshminarayanan and DMK’s Venkatesan. Lakshminarayanan and Venkatesan submitted their resignation letters individually to Meeting Speaker VP Sivakolundhu at his residence.
Lakshminarayanan advised reporters that the Narayanasamy authorities has misplaced majority. 4 Congress MLAs, together with ex-ministers A Namassivayam (now in BJP) and Malladi Krishna Rao, had give up, whereas one other social gathering legislator was earlier disqualified. Narayanasamy’s confidante A John Kumar has additionally resigned.
After assembly the MLAs and MPs of presidency late Sunday night, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy stated that he’ll disclose the social gathering technique on the ground of the Home.
Puducherry will go to polls in April-Could later this yr together with Tamil Nadu, Kerala, West Bengal and Assam.