Latest Headlines


Preventing Governor from discharging duties is punishable offence:Raj Bhavan


Raj Bhavan on Sunday warned of legal action against any attempt to prevent the Tamil Nadu Governor from discharging his duties for it is an offence punishable under the law.

The statement from Raj Bhavan said the institution of the governor is that of a constitutional authority who enjoys full authority and freedom to visit any part of the state. He enjoys unhindered freedom to meet and interact with officials of the state, who are members of the executive wing. This helps the governor take the right decisions at critical times and for being able to send meaningful monthly reports to the President of India and for this the former should be familiar with the features and characteristics of the various districts and beware of the problems faced by the people.

The statement has been issued in the context of the DMK leader and other parties opposing the Governor Banwarilal Purohit's visits to various districts.

The statement further said that the office of the Governor was protected under Section 124 of the Indian Penal Code and "any attempt to overawe or assault or use criminal force will be dealt with as per the law".


EP Governor Rohitha Bogollagama chairs Disaster Management meeting in Batticaloa

Eastern Province Governor Rohitha Bogollagama chaired the meeting held recently to discuss Disaster Management in the Batticaloa district. The meeting was held at the Batticaloa...
Read more

Thol Thirumavalavan calls on Wigneswaran

Leader of Tamil Nadu Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi Thol Thirumavalavan paid a courtesy call on former Chief Minister of Northern Province Justice Wigneswaran and held talks....
Read more

Raviraj remembered in Chavakachcheri

Former Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Nadarajah Raviraj was remembered on his 12th year of commemoration ceremony held at the foot of his statue in the...
Read more

Douglas Devananda accorded reception in Kilinochchi

Newly appointed Minister of Resettlement EPDP Leader Douglas Devananda was accorded a welcome, when he visited Kilinochchi recently. A special pooja was conducted at the...
Read more


© 2018 OMLANKA. All Rights Reserved.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.