Kiran Bedi removed from the post of Lt. Governor of Puducherry before the election

1956604930kiran-bedi-removed-as-lt-governor-of-puducherry.jpg

By: Paromita Ghosh

Last Update: 2021-02-16 00:44:15 IST

  • Follow Us

Dr. Kiran Bedi, the Governor of Puducherry, has been removed from his post. Dr. T. Soundararajan, Governor of Telangana has been given additional charge as Lt. Governor of Puducherry. Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and Kiran Bedi had a long-running dispute.

Kiran Bedi has been removed from the post of Lt. Governor of Puducherry. This information has been given in a statement released from Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday. Telangana Governor Dr. T. Soundararajan has been given the additional charge of Lt. Governor of Puducherry. She will also hold the post till the new appointment. The President's order in this regard will be in force from the time he takes over. 

 

It may be known that there was a long-running dispute between Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and Kiran Bedi over administrative hurdles. Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy met President Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi recently. He met the President and submitted a petition to recall Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi.

This is a great victory for the people of Puducherry

After the removal of Kiran Bedi, Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy said that due to our pressure, the Government of India has removed Dr. Kiran Bedi. This is a great victory for the people of Puducherry. He hampered development here with his stance of blocking welfare schemes.  

Most Popular News
465952202analysis-about-bjp-performance-in-west-bengal-election.jpg

Know: What the political analysts predict about the BJP in West Bengal elections

1737527859ishant-sharma-to-become-second-fast-bowler-who-play-100-test-match-for-india.jpg

Ishant Sharma will complete his Test match century, become the second fast bowler to do so for India

2044857040pm-modi-in-west-bengal-to-inaugurate-various-projects.jpg

PM Modi to arrive in Bengal today to lay foundation stone for many projects

49023294narendra-modi-hints-assembly-election-schedule.jpg

Election dates in five states likely to be announced in first week of March, PM Modi gives hints

1919268708Kareena_Kapoor_becomes_Mother,_actress_gives_birth_to_son.jpg

Kareena Kapoor becomes Mother, actress gives birth to son

848579875india-beat-england-by-10-wickets-record.jpg

India won the Test by 10 wickets for the 9th time, the first success was against Pakistan

119369262threats-to-indians-who-support-agriculture-bill.jpg

Request to Canada to ensure safety of Indians, threats to supporters of agricultural laws

859658002india-vs-england-pink-ball-test-india-win-by-10-wickets.jpg

India beat England by 10 wickets in Ahmedabad, takes 2-1 lead

529553819president-rule-in-puducherry-cabinet-recommends.jpg

Union Cabinet recommends President's rule in Puducherry, Assembly will be dissolved after approval

1713471476second-wave-covid-india-not-arrived.jpg

Why was there no second wave of Covid in India?

Top 10 News

The Indian Voice

It's your choice

When we make the Guardian available to you online, we use cookies and similar technologies to help us to do this. Some are necessary to help our website work properly and can't be switched off, and some are optional but support the Guardian and your experience in other ways.

When we make the Guardian available to you online, we use cookies and similar technologies to help us to do this. Some are necessary to help our website work properly and can't be switched off, and some are optional but support the Guardian and your experience in other ways.

When we make the Guardian available to you online, we use cookies and similar technologies to help us to do this. Some are necessary to help our website work properly and can't be switched off, and some are optional but support the Guardian and your experience in other ways.

Yes, I’m happy Manage my cookies