Sources said the EPS camp is keen on removing OPS as deputy leader of the opposition too.
He highlights that members were not given copy of the approved resolutions
Addressing her supporters at Ammaiyarkuppam near Tiruttani, Sasikala said, “I, too, wish for a single leader for the AIADMK.
In another twist, Panneerselvam’s name has been removed from the list of founders of party organ Puratchi Thalaivi Namadhu Amma.
Meanwhile, AIADMK deputy coordinator R Vaithilingam, who is with the Panneerselvam camp, said the party General Council meeting that was called for on July 11 will not be held.
The AIADMK leader is expected to consult legal experts in the coming days to decide on a further course of action.
The GC turned chaotic and a water bottle was flung at Panneerselvam, as he stood firm on not allowing single leadership system in the party.
Speaking after a meeting at Palaniswami’s residence, Shanmugam said, “Panneerselvam is now only a treasurer, and Palaniswami headquarters secretary.”
Former MP and Tiruchy South district unit secretary P Kumar said, “Dual leadership created difficulties as it meant dual power centres.
HC prohibits AIADMK general council from tinkering with bylaws, adopting new resolutions
Roads in Chennai’s Vanagaram were clogged with AIADMK cadres’ cars during the party’s general council meeting on Thursday, bringing traffic to a standstill for three hours.
Senior AIADMK leaders, former ministers, and headquarters secretaries were present during the discussion.
AIADMK deputy coordinator KP Munusamy said the resolution for electing a single leader would be adopted in the next meeting of the general council on July 11.
AIADMK Presidium Chairman Tamil Magan Hussain announced that it has been decided to hold the next general council meeting of AIADMK on July 11, 2022, at 9.15 am.
The party announced that the GC would again meet on July 11.