Puducherry CM’s swearing-in likely on June 6, Puducherry Congress government, V. Narayanasamy, Chief Minister of Puducherry, A. Namassivayam, V. Vaithilingam, sonia Gandhi, Puducherry CM 2016 and Cabinet ministers list
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Puducherry CM’s swearing-in likely on June 6,Puducherry Congress government, V. Narayanasamy, Chief Minister of Puducherry, A. Namassivayam, V. Vaithilingam, sonia Gandhi, Puducherry CM 2016 and Cabinet ministers list
Senior Congress leader V. Narayanasamy, who is set to become Chief Minister of Puducherry, called on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday to discuss the composition of ministry in the Union Territory. He was accompanied by PCC president A. Namassivayam and former Chief Minister V. Vaithilingam.
The new Congress government in Puducherry is likely to be sworn in on June 6, said the Chief Minister-designate V. Narayanasamy on Thursday. Narayanasamy who is camping in New Delhi to hold talks with the party high command on the composition of the ministry called on party president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday. Mr Narayanasamy, who called on the Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday along with Pradesh Congress Committee president A. Namassivayam and former Chief Minister V Vaithilingam, also met the congress president separately and submitted a list of his ministers.
Mr Narayanasamy after the meeting with Mrs Gandhi said that the new government will be sworn in on Monday most probably.“We are planning to hold the function by Monday, though the date is not confirmed yet” he said
Answering to a question about his ministerial colleagues in the cabinet, he said that the Congress president will announce the names officially. After the Congress-DMK alliance together won in 17 of the 30 seats in the UT, the MLAs elected former Union Minister Mr. Narayanasamy as the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader.