Nomination of three members to Assembly as per UT’s Act : LG

Nomination of three members to Assembly as per UT’s Act : LG

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Puducherry:  Puducherry Lt.Governor Kiran Bedi today maintained that the nomination of three members to the territorial assembly was as per the Union Territory’s Act. Dr Bedi in her Whatsaap message said that according to the Union Territories Act the nomination of three members to the Puducherry assembly is to be done by the Central government.There is no more explanation on the issue in the act, she added. The Ministry of Home Affairs sends the name to the Puducherry government as done in the case of Saminathan (BJP State President), Shankar(BJP Treasurer) and Selvaganapathy (Educationist). The State government will have to notify the same as done yesterday and the oath can be administered by the Administrator(LG), as done last night. Hence, the nomination of the BJP members and the oath was laid down under the UT Act, She clarified. 

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