Mumbai: A major setback for the Congress-led government ahead of the upcoming elections in the union territory, Chief Minister Narayanasamy on Monday lost a majority in the assembly.
Puducherry CM V.Narayanasamy loses trust vote in Assembly, government falls pic.twitter.com/iFVE9g7jvf
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Two Congress MLAs A John Kumar and Laxmi Narayanan and DMK MLA Venkatesan resigned from their assembly membership.
Speaking in the Assembly, ahead of the trust vote, the chief minister had lambasted former Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi, accusing her of colluding with the Opposition to topple his government.