All India N.R. Congress

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All India N.R Congress
Leader N. Rangaswamy
Founded 7 February 2011
Headquarters Pondicherry, Puducherry
Ideology Social Democratic/Populist
Political position Centrism
ECI Status State Party
Alliance NDA
Seats in Lok Sabha
1 / 545
Seats in Rajya Sabha
0 / 245
Election symbol
Jug
Website
allindianrcongress.com
Politics of India
Political parties
Elections


All India N.R. Congress (AINRC) (Tamil: அகில இந்திய N.R. காங்கிரஸ்) is a regional political party formed by the current Chief Minister of Puducherry, N. Rangaswamy in the Indian union territory of Puducherry along the lines of the regional Dravidian political parties.[1] He announced the party formation on 7 February 2011 in the party's head office in Pondicherry.

The official website states expansion of N.R. in the parties name as Namathu Rajiyam (Tamil: நமது ராஜ்ஜியம் meaning our kingdom). These letters are also the initials of the party founder N. Rangasamy.

The party's official motto is Simplicity, Fairness and Transparency.

2014 Lok Sabha Election[edit]

Chief Minister N. Rangasamy announced that R. Radhakrishnan, former Speaker of Puducherry Assembly, would be the AINRC candidate for the Puducherry constituency.[2] The Candidate won the lone Lok Sabha Seat.

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