The Union Cabinetet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has recommended President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh. The Cabinet's decision has been sent to President Pranab Mukherjee for his approval.
The Congress condemned the move and said that it amounted to 'trampling of democracy'. "President's Rule in Arunachal is trampling of democracy & exposes Modi's double speak of states being equal part of 'Team India'," Congress leader Randeep Surjewala said in a tweet.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also expressed his shock over the decision. "Union Cab recommending Prez rule in Arunachal shocking. Murder of Consti on Rep D eve. BJP lost elections.Now acquiring power thro back door," he said in a tweet.