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Oppn demands floor test in TN, accuses governor of helping Palaniswami

The DMK, Congress, CPI and CPI-M met President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Tamil Nadu, E Palaniswami, C H Vidyasagar Rao, O Panneerselvam
Tamil Nadu Governor C H Vidyasagar Rao (centre) with Chief Minister E Palaniswami (left) and O Panneerselvam at Raj Bhavan in Chennai. Photo: DIPR

A delegation of opposition parties including the DMK, Congress, and Ram Nath on Thursday and demanded an immediate floor test in the assembly.

The and other opposition parties in on Wednesday accused Governor Ch. of playing a "partisan" role and refusing to convene a meeting of the assembly so that the K. government can be asked to prove its majority.

The opposition parties in had been demanding a floor test claiming that the government has been "reduced" to a minority with 22 MLAs owing allegiance to T.T.V. Dinakaran's AIADMK faction.

First Published: Thu, August 31 2017. 12:53 IST