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for the SC to first deliver its verdict in theDAcaseinwhichSasikalaisanaccused. Panneerselvam called on the governor before Sasikala and later told reporters “good things will happen and dharma will triumph”.
Sasikala was elected AIADMK’s legislature party leader on February 5, following which Panneerselvam had resigned. However, two days later he revoltedandcurrentlyhasthesupport of former ministers KP Munusamy, Natham R Viswanathan, Rajya Sabha MPVMaithreyanandafewMLAs.
Panneerselvam said Jayalalithaa’s Poes Garden residence should be de- claredamemorial.Byaccommodating persons Jaya had expelled in 2011, Sasikala had “betrayed” Amma, he said. In another significant development, BJP TN unit chief Tamilisai Soundararajan said OPS had worked “wisely” during the past two months and accused Sasikala of creating “confusion” in her bid to capture power. Soundararajan told the media in New Delhi:“HehandledVardahcycloneand Jallikattu agitation in a proper way. Why are they (Sasikala faction) in a hurry?” The remarks assumes significance as the BJP central unit’s views havenotbeenmadepublicyet.