In its submission, it added that the Returning Officer of the Erode East by-election, a statutory officer, would take a decision about acceptance of nominations by exercising due diligence.
EPS, OPS declare ‘AIADMK’ candidates for Erode East poll; BJP to take stand after Annamalai meets nat’l leaders
Taking into consideration the urgency that has arisen with the Erode (East) bypoll, SC bench directed EPS to implead ECI as a party.
However, the Congress functionaries believe their success won’t be affected by the information being shared on social media.
For Periyar Nagar, where DMK minister and Erode strongman S Muthusamy stays, Palaniswami has appointed his aide and Salem suburban district secretary Elangovan as in-charge.
Will consider passing orders before February 7, if delayed, will give interim relief, CJI tells Palaniswami’s counsel
As part of choosing a candidate for the bypoll and framing other election strategies, EPS held a meeting with the functionaries of AIADMK and allies at Villarasampatti.
Jeevan also came down heavily on the AIADMK leader for addressing the DMK ministers and functionaries disrespectfully.
Though the uncertainty over the two-leaves symbol remains, if Panneerselvam fields his own candidate in this by-election, grassroots cadre might perceive it as his betrayal of the party.
Normally, if the AIADMK contests any by-election, the announcement comes from the AIADMK headquarters. This time, strangely, the announcement came from an ally.
Panneerselvam paid homage to the MGR statue on Anna Road and honoured 17 authors of books on MGR during a function at Ramavaram gardens.
This despite saving `6K cr by stopping schemes & deferring benefits to staff, he claims
Panneerselvam, in a statement, ridiculed Ramachandran’s claim that he too played a part in introducing Jayalalithaa to politics.
AIADMK, BJP allege DMK govt also delayed orders for sarees & dhotis for distribution to the poor during Pongal
The letter dated December 23 from Ritu Raj Awasthi, chairman of LCA, to Palaniswami addressed him as the general secretary of the AIADMK.
Opposition leader Edappadi K Palaniswami on Saturday questioned the DMK government over the ganja menace and the increase in police custodial deaths in the state.
Meanwhile, staunch Panneerselvam supporter JCD Prabhakar administered a pledge to the cadre supporting their camp.
The DMK-led government spent Rs 3 crore on the project planning, spreading awareness among the public and conducting meetings for an entire year.
The PMK and the AMMK urged the state government to procure sugarcane from farmers and provide it to PDS cardholders along with the Pongal gift hamper.
The notice alleged that Panneerselvam forged AIADMK’s official seal to accord to himself the titles of “party coordinator, treasurer and former Chief Minister”.