PUDHUCHERRY, DECEMBER 7TH A three day state mourning as a mark of respect to Late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has been announced by the government of Puducherry. The National Flag will be flown at half-mast for three days from Tuesday throughout the Union territory. There shall be no official entertainment during the period of state mourning.
Speaking about this, Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanaswamy said, I am shocked and saddened at the demise of Jayalalithaa. It is an irreparable loss to Tamil Nadu.
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi said she was deeply saddened at the demise of Amma.