Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Sunday said the union territory continued to maintain its top position in various sectors and more particularly in the fields of education, health and socio economic development.
Chief Minister N Rangasamy on Wednesday announced that the Adi Dravidar Welfare department has started disbursing Rs 300 to each of 92,445 adult members in the families of the scheduled castes in Puducherry, through bank accounts, to celebrate the Pongal harvest festival.
The monsoon session of Puducherry assembly adjourned sine die after adopting a resolution condoling the death of former AIADMK legislator P K Lokanathan and passing of a Bill tabled by the Chief Minister N Rangasamy.
Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy today asked the media to ensure that they presented in a `clear and correct` manner highlights of various schemes the territorial administration was evolving and implementing for betterment of the people at large.
Law and order became a major issue in Puducherry in 2013 and often triggered a war of words between Chief Minister N Rangasamy and Union minister V Narayanasamy, who represents the Union territory in Lok Sabha.
Virendra Kataria made critical observations about the law and order situation in the union territory of Puducherry, N Rangasamy said the former should have held a joint meeting of officials with him before airing such views.