The Trials of Kanimozhi
Her ordeal has split the DMK and threatens UPA. The privileged poet is now a shamed politician, getting ready for her biggest battle: freedom from the taint of In
Her ordeal has split the clannish DMK and threatens the stability of the UPA Government. The privileged poet is now a shamed politician, getting ready for the biggest battle of her life: freedom from the taint of the nation’s worst corruption scandal.
She sits quietly in a corner in the Patiala House courtroom in Delhi, with her 11year-old son Adhithyan on her lap. Sometimes she sits holding hands with her mother, Rajathi Ammal. Very often she is seen reading a well-thumbed Gabriel García Márquez. She has apologised to only one person since her arrest on May 20: her son. In court, while other 2G accused send text messages to their lawyers, talk, ask questions, she sits aloof, as if