polls & roles
PC for Puducherry
IT seems the south of the country is going to be a headache for the Congress, and especially for Union Finance Minister Chidambaram Palaniappan, during next year’s general election. The grapevine says Chidambaram might shift from his parliamentary constituency of Shivganga to Puducherry. Apparently, he wants to avoid being once again in the tricky situation he was in during the 2009 elections, when Shivganga had posed a tough battle for him. This time, PC is in no mood to hazard a risk in a post-Manmohan Singh scenario as he could likely be the prime ministerial candidate if Rahul Gandhi declines the post in the event of a narrow majority or a hung parliament.... Read More..