The Amma faction Deputy General Secretary was denied a meeting with his aunt, though he tried to do so twice.
The argument AIADMK (Amma) General Secretary had with DIG Roopa over privileges has proved counterproductive. As a result, all facilities that Sasikala was enjoying have come crashing down.
The AIADMK General Secretary’s privileges include special menu cooked by special chefs in a separate kitchen. She is alleged to have bribed the entire jail staff, including the Director General of Prisons.
A day after a sting operation by two TV channels revealed that AIADMK Sasikala faction paid money to MLAs to vote in their favour, a fake Rajya Sabha ID card was recovered from the middleman in the EC bribery case, giving a chance to DMK to step up its attack.
A leading news channel’s sting operation proved that money power played crucial role prior to TN Trust Vote which was held in February.
Sasikala-Dhinakaran duo is preparing to rock E Palanisamy boat by encouraging MLAs to cross over to their side deserting the ruling faction. EPS had reiterated his advice to Dhinakaran to keep off the party.
Sasikala’s nephew Dinakaran, who is on bail in attempt to bribe Election Commission official case, has created a controversy over his plans to take the reins of the party again. Palanisamy camp has asked to keep away.
Sasikala Natarajan, AIADMK Amma) General Secretary, has filed review petition in the apex court arguing that anti-corruption law is not applicable in her case.
With Dinakaran going to jail and nobody else to depend upon, Sasikala’s fall seems a reality. Sasikala is slowly becoming a non-entity to the party and the people, as leaders stopped coming to her darshan at her prison.
The Intelligence chief who was shunted out immediately after EPS took over as CM was appointed in the same post after ouster of Sasikala.
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AIADMK is once again in a turmoil which may result in the ouster of Sasikala and Dinakaran and merger of both the factions.
OPS said on Tuesday that the Sasikala-Dinakaran duo must go for the sake of the party’s unity. He reiterated that he would get Jaya’s death probed.
The Tamil Badu political drama continues to unfold with a new dimension being added every now and then. A move to distance Sasikala and Dinakaran from the party and Government in order to achieve unity is afoot.
Revolt against Sasikala and her nephew Dinakaran is brewing in the official group of the AIADMK. The Ministers are keen on asking Sasikala and Dinakaran to step down from positions in order to save the party.
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Sasikala’s other nephew Mahadevan has succumbed to heart attack near Thanjavur. Sasikala has applied for parole to attend the funeral.
Sarath Kumar, who recently extended his support to Saiskala camp, became another victim to this IT raids
According to the records, former MP, Telugu Desam Party MLC Magunta Srinivasula reddy was amongst the people who met Sasikala.