V. Narayanasamy

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V. Narayanasamy
10th Chief Minister of Puducherry
In office
6 June 2016
Preceded by N. Rangaswamy
Personal details
Born 30 May 1947
Pondicherry, Puducherry
Political party Indian National Congress
Residence Puducherry

V. Narayanasamy (born 30 May 1947) a politician from Indian National Congress party. He is the Chief Minister of Puducherry. [1] [2]

He is a former Member of the Parliament of India who represented Puducherry constituency. In the 2014 general elections, he was defeated by the NDA candidate R.Radhakrishnan who was backed by the ruling All India N.R. Congress. He is a member of the Congress Working Committee as well as All India Congress Committee's General Secretary.

Early life[edit]

V. Narayanasamy was born in Pondicherry to Velu and Iswary. He did his B.A. form Tagore Art College, Pondicherry, B.L. form Madras Law College, Chennai and M.L. from Annamalai University.

Political career[edit]

V. Narayanasamy served three tenure as Rajya Sabha MP and was member of Lok Sabha from Puducherry constituency from 2009 to 2014. He was minister of state in Prime Minister's office in Manmohan Singh's second government as well as minister of state. Parliamentary Affairs in the first UPA government.

In the 2014 general elections, he was defeated by the NDA candidate R.Radhakrishnan who was backed by the ruling All India N.R. Congress.[3]

He was named Chief Minister of Puducherry in May 2016 after Indian National Congress and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam alliance won Puducherry Legislative Assembly election. He was chosen over V. Vaithilingam who was twice Chief Minister of Puducherry.[4][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Narayanasamy to be Puducherry CM
  2. ^ "GOVERNMENT OF PUDUCHERRY Members of Parliament". 
  3. ^ Jha, Sanjay K. (2009-11-14). "The Telegraph - Calcutta (Kolkata) | Nation | Pranab puzzle in Congress 125-yr panel". Calcutta, India: Telegraphindia.com. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  4. ^ Narayanasamy to become new Chief Minister of Puducherry
  5. ^ Narayansamy to be new chief minister of Puducherry
  6. ^ phttp://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/narayanasamy-to-become-new-chief-minister-of-puducherry/1/679706.html Narayanasamy to become new Chief Minister of Puducherry]
  7. ^ V Narayanasamy to be new Puducherry Chief Minister

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