Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee

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Puducherry Congress

புதுச்சேரி காங்கிரசு
PresidentA NAMASSIVAYAM
Student wingNSUI
Youth wingPuducherry Youth Congress
Women's wingPuducherry Mahila Congress
Ideology
AllianceUnited Progressive Alliance
Seats in Lok Sabha0
Seats in Rajya Sabha
0 / 1
Seats in 
15 / 30
(Puducherry Legislative Assembly)
Election symbol
Hand INC.svg

Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee (or Puducherry PCC) is the affiliate of the Indian National Congress in the union territory of Puducherry. It is headed by A. Namachivayam.[1][2]

Chief Ministers of Pondicherry and Puducherry[edit]

Colour key for parties
No Name
Constituency
Term of office Tenure length Party[a] Election Ref
1 Edouard Goubert 1 July 1963 24 August 1964 1 year, 54 days Indian National Congress
2 V. Venkatasubha Reddiar
Nettapacom
11 September 1964 9 April 1967 2 years, 228 days 1964 [3]
3 M. O. H. Farook
Karaikal North
9 April 1967 6 March 1968 332 days
(2) V. Venkatasubha Reddiar
Nettapacom
6 March 1968 18 September 1968 196 days
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
18 September 1968 17 March 1969 180 days N/A
(3) M. O. H. Farook
Calapeth
17 March 1969 3 January 1974 4 years, 292 days DMK 1969 [5]
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
3 January 1974 6 March 1974 62 days N/A
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
28 March 1974 2 July 1977 3 years, 96 days N/A
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
12 November 1978 16 January 1980 1 year, 65 days N/A
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
24 June 1983 16 March 1985 1 year, 265 days N/A
(3) M. O. H. Farook
Lawspet
16 March 1985 4 March 1990 4 years, 353 days Indian National Congress 1985 [6]
Vacant[b]
(President's rule)
3 March 1991 4 July 1991 123 days N/A
6 V. Vaithilingam
Nettapakkam
4 July 1991 13 May 1996 4 years, 314 days Indian National Congress 1991 [7]
8 P. Shanmugam
Yanam
22 March 2000 15 May 2001 1 year, 55 days Indian National Congress
24 May 2001 26 October 2001 164 days 2001 [8]
9 N. Rangaswamy
Thattanchavady
27 October 2001 12 May 2006 4 years, 198 days
13 May 2006 4 September 2008 2 years, 115 days 2006 [9]
(6) V. Vaithilingam
Nettapakkam
4 September 2008 16 May 2011 2 years, 252 days
10 V. Narayanasamy
Nellithope
6 June 2016 Incumbent 3 years, 12 days Indian National Congress 2016

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ This column only names the chief minister's party. The state government he heads may be a complex coalition of several parties and independents; these are not listed here.
  2. ^ a b c d e f When President's rule is in force in a state, its council of ministers stands dissolved. The office of chief minister thus lies vacant. At times, the legislative assembly also stands dissolved.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nair, Rajesh B. (31 May 2018). "Congress will retain Puducherry LS seat: PCC chief". The Hindu. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  2. ^ "Youth Congress to launch membership drive in Pondy". Puducherry: United News of India. 2 June 2018. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1964, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.
  4. ^ Amberish K. Diwanji. "A dummy's guide to President's rule". Rediff.com. 15 March 2005.
  5. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1969, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.
  6. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1985, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.
  7. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 1991, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.
  8. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 2001, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.
  9. ^ "Statistical Report on General Election, 2006, to the Legislative Assembly of Pondicherry". Election Commission of India. Retrieved on 21 April 2014.

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