Puducherry Education Department has declared a holiday in all non-public and authorities schools in view of traffic diversions made for PM Narendra Modi’s visit tomorrow in the Union Territory.
The Prime Minister will deal with a public assembly organised by the BJP and likewise inaugurate and lay the muse stone of varied improvement initiatives for the poll-bound UT.
Earlier in the day, the Union Cabinet authorised a proposal to impose President’s Rule in Puducherry, days after a Congress-led authorities in the union territory misplaced energy during a vote of confidence.
Announcing the Cabinet determination, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar instructed reporters that the choice was taken as no celebration got here ahead to stake declare to kind the federal government in Puducherry following the resignation of the chief minister V Narayanasamy.
Subsequently, the Lieutenant Governor had beneficial President’s Rule there and the Union Cabinet has authorised the identical, the minister mentioned.
After the President’s assent, the meeting will likely be dissolved, Javadekar mentioned, whereas including that additional vital steps for administrative work in Puducherry can be taken quickly.
He additionally famous that the mannequin code of conduct was anticipated to come back into impact quickly after the Election Commission declares the dates for elections there, together with 4 states.
Narayanasamy, who led the Congress authorities, resigned on Monday forward of the confidence vote after his authorities was lowered to a minority following a spate of resignations of his celebration MLAs and a DMK legislator in latest days.
Meanwhile, in Puducherry, Narayanasamy cautioned the voters towards supporting the alliance comprising BJP, AINRC and AIADMK in the approaching meeting polls and claimed these events would don’t have any qualms to merge the Union Territory with Tamil Nadu.
Addressing celebration staff during an illustration, he mentioned, “my government was toppled through undemocratic and scrupulous designs and the conspiracy hatched by the BJP in coordination with the AINRC and AIADMK.”
(With inputs from PTI)