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Kiran Bedi's removal comes at a time when the ruling Congress government has lost its majority after four of its MLAs resigned from the Assembly.
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"The removal of Dr Kiran Bedi has been a long-pending demand of the people of Puducherry, because she was behaving in an autocratic manner (by) violating rules of business," said Chief Minister V Narayanasamy.
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The development comes hours after the Congress government in the Union Territory lost its majority with another ruling party legislator resigning today.
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The Lieutenant Governor also directed the Puducherry administration to postpone the inauguration of the historic Marie Building, scheduled on Friday, saying that she was excluded from the list of invitees though it was a project funded by the Centre.
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A special one-day session of the union territory assembly also passed another resolution reiterating its demand for full statehood, the tenth time it resorted to the measure since 1987.
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"She is not allowing the elected government to function and is interfering in day to day administration. People w ill sit peacefully and agitate for at least three days," the Chief Minister V Narayanasamy was quoted as saying.
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Chief Minister V Narayanaswamy, leading a secular democratic front began a four-day agitation near the Maraimalai Adigalar Salai in Puducherry, demanding Kiran Bedi's immediate recall.
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On the Prime Minister's recent barb that without holding civic polls in Puducherry, the Congress was preaching him democracy, Narayanasamy again alleged Lt Governor Kiran Bedi was blocking initiatives aimed at elections.
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