Puducherry: Rebel Congress MLA Accuses CM Narayanasamy of Stalling Work in His Constituency, Says Will Meet Rahul Gandhi After Pongal
Puducherry Rebel Congress MLA N Dhanavelou. (Photo Credits: ANI)
Puducherry, January 14: Days after leveling corruption charges against his own government, ruling rebel Congress legislator N Dhanavelou on Tuesday accused CM V Narayanasamy of stalling development work in his constituency. The rebel MLA who represents the Bahoor constituency also said that he will meet Congress leader Rahul Gandhi after Pongal to apprise him of the situation in the Union Territory, reported ANI. Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy Hits Out at Centre, Says 'Declare Us as Transgenders'; Watch Video.
On Monday, the ruling Congress legislator N Dhanavelou met Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and complained to her about Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and other ministers allegedly stalling implementation of schemes evolved for his Bahoor constituency.
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Congress MLA M Dhanavelu: I'm collecting evidences of corrupt practices of this govt. CM, along with ministers, is doing corruption. Many MLAs are dissatisfied with him & are waiting to raise their voice against him. I'll meet Rahul Gandhi after Pongal&apprise him of situation. https://t.co/JRJtVqe8lK pic.twitter.com/09B54ymW2y
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Bedi told the MLA, who had levelled allegations of corruption in the Congress rule in the union territory, to approach the CBI office here directly for investigation into his charges, a release from her office said.
The development came on a day when Narayanasamy and PWD Minister and Puducherry Congress president A.Namassivayam rushed to Delhi to brief party chief Sonia Gandhi on the ‘violation of party discipline’ by Dhanavelou. The MLA had raised a banner of revolt and alleged at a press meet last week that Puducherry government was steeped in corruption and malpractices.