Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Kalapet constituency profile: Congress' MOHF Shahjahan won seat in 2016
Shahjahan holds seven portfolios including Revenues, Industries and Commerce, and Transport in the V Narayamsamy's Cabinet
Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Thattanchavady profile: DMK wrested seat from AINRC in 2019 bypoll
The Thattanchavady constituency was considered to be the bastion of former chief minister and All India NR Congress founder N Ranagasamy.
Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Indira Nagar constituency profile: Former CM N Ranagasamy won seat in 2016
In 2011, Ranagsamy registered victory in two newly created constituencies — Kadirgamam and Indira Nagar and chose to withdraw from the latter.
Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Kadirgamam constituency profile: AINRC won seat in 2011 and in 2016 polls
In 2016, AINRC's NSJ Jayabal alias Ayyanar defeating Independent candidate S Ramesh by a margin of 3,802 votes
Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Ozhukarai constituency profile: Deputy Speaker MNR Balan is sitting MLA
Son-in law of former Chief Minister RV Janakiraman, Balan quit the DMK before the elections to join the Congress and garnered 14,703 votes
Puducherry Assembly election 2021, Thirubuvanai profile: AINRC's B Kobiga represents seat reserved under SC category
In the 2016 Assembly elections, Kobiga had the seat defeating Congress' P Anagalane by a margin of 1,432 votes
Sugumaran had won the seat in the 2016 Puducherry Assembly election by defeating DMK's S Kumaravel by a margin of 5,563 votes
With the resignation of Kamaraj Nagar MLA A John Kumar, the strength of the ruling Congress comes down to 10 and both the treasury and the Opposition will now have 14 members each
Puducherry Assembly unanimously adopts resolution against CAA, NPR and NRC; motion tabled by Chief Minister V Narayanasamy
The Puducherry Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution tabled by Chief Minister V Narayanasamy registering strong protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act, the National Register of Citizens and National Population Register
Opposition MLAs walk out of Puducherry Assembly on first day of Budget Session; protest govt's 'failures' in UT
The entire opposition staged a walk out from the Puducherry Assembly on the opening day of the budget session on Monday to protest the government's 'failure' to address the grievances of government employees and to maintain law and order.
"The voice of protest raised against Kiran Bedi should reach the Prime minister," he said addressing the dawn-to-dusk fast organised by the Confederation of Dalit outfits headed by a senior ruling Congress functionary.
The opposition AINRC in Puducherry on Tuesday welcomed the announcement of the name of senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu as the NDA nominee for the post of vice-president.
BJP on Saturday charged the government in the Union Territory of Puducherry with failing students in procuring seats for them in self-financing deemed universities for Post Graduate medical courses, under government quota
What began the latest open conflict between Bedi and Narayanasamy was the issue of post-graduate medical courses in Puducherry.
As the House began its scheduled business, AINRC MLA Ashok Anand started praising Bedi. On being opposed, he and his party colleagues staged a walk out.
Pushing behind ruling AINRC, Congress-DMK combine on Thursday appeared to be cruising to victory winning 13 of the 30 constituencies in the Puducherry assembly elections.
BJP declared that it would implement total prohibition, while CPI said it would introduce the dry law in a phased manner
All India NR Congress leader N Rangasamy seeks re-election from the Indira Nagar constituency, Puducherry
The opposition party, with seven legislators in the assembly, has refielded PCC leader A Namassivayam in Villianoor.
The Congress-DMK combine has already reached a seat- sharing pact and AIADMK has announced candidates for all 30 seats, while the five-party People's Welfare Alliance has also finalised the number of seats to be contested by them.