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Kodanad estate case: Madras HC restrains scribe, six others from making statements against Palaniswami
Justice K Kalyanasundaram issued the exparte interim injunction on a defamation suit filed by Palaniswami against former Tehelka managing editor Samuel Mathew and others over a video clip.
The ruling party has maintained it will take decisions on forging alliance during the run-up to the polls and the Munusamy-led panel is now expected to set in motion the process.
Fisheries Minister and senior party leader D Jayakumar on Tuesday said that the party would join hands only with a party that worked for the welfare of Tamil Nadu and its people.
He made these remarks while answering queries of reporters after appearing before the inquiry commission probing the death of the late Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa.
'Vayuputhiran' had come top of its competitors in the first round, fetching a motorcycle for its owner Govi Sampathkumar, an Ex-MLA belonging to AIADMK.
DMK senior counsel submitted that reservation is not a poverty alleviation programme but a social justice meant to uplift the communities, which had not had access to education or employment.
In July 2017, the then DIG of Prisons D Roopa had exposed the special treatment to Sasikala and her relative Ilavarasi, who were convicted in a disproportionate assets case.
The Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker said the BJP-led Centre hadn’t helped the State on the GST, Cauvery water, Mullaiperiyar dam and NEET issues and that he had raised the issues in Parliament also.
When the government announced Pongal gift along with Rs 1,000 for the people, DMK party cadre filed a case and attempted to stop it, the CM said.
The ruling AIADMK, however, was quick to dismiss the claim as a rumour spread by the DMK with an intention of dividing a united party.
It may be recalled that DMK had recently said that only Congress and IUML were its allies while others including Vaiko-led MDMK and Viduthalai Chiruthailgal Katchi were only friendly parties.
Appearing to give the party an edge in reviving its fortunes at the bottom of the pyramid of electoral democracy, top leaders sound confident and look upbeat over the response the event evokes.
DMK's organ 'Murasoli' said the BJP which claimed corruption in spectrum allocation vis-a-vis FCFS during UPA rule has followed the same norm now in microwave spectrum apportionment.
DMK President said PM Modi was badmouthing and attacking the opposition leaders in his speeches as he is scared of the alliance.
The petition is likely to come up before the third bench of Justices S Manikumar and Subramonium Prasad on January 21.