Dhinakaran appears in court in defamation case
Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Monday appeared before the Principal Sessions Court, Chennai, in connection with a defamation case filed against him by the State government. The State government filed the complaint against Mr. Dhinakaran for allegedly making derogatory remarks on February 28 against Ministers over the installation of a statue of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. His remarks appeared in newspapers the next day. The Principal Sessions Judge had directed Mr. Dhinakaran to appear before the court on Monday.