In the Union Territory of Puducherry, the BJP will be a part of the coalition government, as said by Puducherry BJP incharge Nirmal Kumar Surana. This is the first time that BJP will take part in the government.
AIR correspondent reports that, while talking to the media persons Puducherry BJP incharge Nirmal Kumar said that BJP registered a phenomenal growth in this election compared to the 2016 election. BJP gave a befitting reply to those who challenge that the party never come to power, he added.
Meanwhile the NR Congress chief N Rengasamy called on the Lieutenant Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan and staked his claim to form the government. The LG said that the swearing in ceremony will be held on a date decided by them. The 3 – time chief minister Rangasamy returns to power for the 4th time to lead the NDA government. He thanked the people of Puducherry and said that he will strive for the overall development of the UT. In the NDA Alliance the All India NR Congress bagged 10 seats while BJP won 6.