Puducherry, Apr 2 (GCCurrentAffairs) N R Congress (NRC) would capture power in Puducherry in 2021 with the support of alliance parties, its founder president and leader of the opposition N Rangaswamy said here on Tuesday.
Undertaking electioneering for his party candidate Dr Narayanasamy at Nellithoppe assembly constituency, Mr Rangaswamy said Chief Minister V Narayanasamy with his vast political experience could have contested the April 18 Lok Sabha election instead of fielding Assembly Speaker V Vaithilingam from here.
Mr Rangaswamy asked on whether the Chief Minister could list out the schemes he brought in for the development of the Union Territory, adding that during his tenure (Rangaswamy), he started the government medical college and generated employment opportunities to the youths .
Presently, industries are being closed down or shifted from Puducherry, he said, adding that schemes could be implemented by maintaining a cordial relationship with the Lt.Governor.
Why is the confrontation attitude the CM is adopting with LG, he wondered.
The AINRC founder charged that the Congress government is contemplating to introduce lottery scheme here and added that it will destroy poor families.What is the difficulty in providing educational assistance to the students, he questioned.
Mr Rangaswamy said that electing NRC candidate Dr.Narayansamy to the Lok Sabha will ensure the development of Puducherry.