The AIADMK on Tuesday rejected Chief Minister V. Vaithilingam's request to call off the bandh declared for today. In a statement, AIADMK Puducherry secretary A. Anbalagan said that the opposition parties would go ahead with the bandh, which was called for the removal of Lieutenant Governor Iqbal Singh, whom the Enforcement Directorate was questioning over his alleged links to tax evader Hasan Ali Khan.

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