Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of Tamil Nadu today or Thursday (9 February) to reach Chennai. He is expected to reach 1.30. Then he will meet AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala. After that, he will also meet rest of the party legislators who are with Sasikala. Earlier on Wednesday, Sasikala sent 131 legislators to a hotel. The move was doubted that this decision was taken due to fear.
Tamil Nadu is witnessing mounting political turmoil. On the one hand, Sasikala is taking pro-legislators in a secret place on the other Panneerselvam pro’s strength went up from 5 to 22. Meanwhile, Panneerselvam has started big emotional strategy. Panneerselvam indicated that they might announce Jayalalithaa’s Poes Garden residence as a memorial of her. Which is now occupied by sasikala. This statement by Panneerselvam, clearly shows that these will not be easy to hold its gain by Sasikala.
Letter to Bank; Make Accounts inoperable
Between the clashes in Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK. Panneerselvam wrote to two banks and said to make the accounts inoperable to any other party member. Panneerselvam has informed both the bank that lies within Mylapore in separate letters that he still AIADMK party treasurer under the relevant rules. The letter was addressed to key managers. Karur Vysya and Bank of India.
War Reaches Delhi
Meanwhile, the battle went up to Delhi. AIADMK MPs are in Delhi and today will meet with the President on this matter. AIADMK had alleged that due to the rebellion of Panneerselvam could impose President rule in the state.
Hunger strike in support of Panneerselvam
Between this, some groups of students are starting fast in support of Panneerselvam at Marina Beach in Chennai. Coimbatore and Trichy student associations will be starting the protests.Petitions are being continuously filed in the courts to stop the coronation of Sasikala.
Rules are not followed in new appointment
Panneerselvam letter further states that according to the Rule 20 of the party constitution, party general secretary will be chosen by the primary members of the party. He wrote in the letter that after the death of AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa, the post of general secretary is still empty because of the above Rule 20 and subsection 2 of the party constitution for post selection.
Removed from the position of treasurer
As a reminder, after opening a front against Sasikala activities against the party alleging Panneerselvam was withdrawn from the office of treasurer. Panneerselvam said the AMMA(Jayalalitha) gave me the post and nobody can take away from me the post. Meanwhile, the news is that more than 130 legislators from Sasikala group are kept in a secret place. Panneerselvam other hands had claimed the support of 50 legislators. AIADMK MLAs in the Assembly a total of 134.