Puducherry, Jun 3 : Mr V Vaithilingam. who had resigned to his post as Speaker of the Assembly and elected as an MP from here in the the April 18 Lok Sabha election on Monday put in his papers as MLA of the territorial assembly.
Mr.Vaithilingam submitted his resignation letter to Speaker V P Sivakozhunthu.
Later, Mr Vaithilingam told news persons that he will take oath as a member of the Lok Sabha on June 17 when the parliament will be convened.
Mr Vaithilingam was elected to the territorial assembly from Kamaraj Nagar constituency which is vacant now. (UNI)