Puducherry

A two-day All India Police Science Congress (AIPSC) was on Thursday inaugurated here by Puducherry Lieutenant Governor and retired IPS officer Kiran Bedi.

 Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi visited Karaikal district and inspected the water bodies in the enclave of the Union territory that were rejuvenated and desilted under the 'Nam Neer' (Our Water) project in the last three months.

Continuing her diatribe against Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy for calling her a demon, Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi on Saturday said it may be a case of mistaken identity and offered to help him identify the 'real demons.'

 Chief Minister of Puducherry V Narayanasamy said on Friday the Centre has earmarked Rs 48 crore for a multi-speciality hospital in Yanam.

 Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday wished people of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala and Puducherry on their statehood day.

Voicing concern over 'poor quality of state of affairs in school education in Puducherry,' its Lt Governor Kiran Bedi Friday rolled out measures to improve the standard of education for which she conveneda review meeting with officials of the directorate of education.

Industries Minister M O H F Shah Jahan said in a release on Wednesday that the Centre had provided funds, which would be utilised to augment infrastructural facilities in the industrial estate promoted by the Puducherry government owned PIPDIC (Industries Development Corporation).

Parliamentary Secretary to the Chief Minister, K Lakshminarayanan, BJP Legislator V Saminathan and people belonging to Tamil organisations also paid tributes to the poet.