General Council

Madras High Court delivers verdict in favour of EPS on conduct of July 11 general council meeting

The bench on September 2 set aside the single judge’s order nullifying the July 11 GC meeting in which EPS was elected interim general secretary of the party.

published on : 2nd September 2022

O Panneerselvam asks Election Commission to bin July 11 AIADMK general council resolutions

In a letter written on AIADMK head office letterhead in his capacity as coordinator, Panneerselvam also reiterated that he continues to be the coordinator and treasurer of the AIADMK.

published on : 13th July 2022

AIADMK infighting: EPS new interim chief, OPS expelled; party headquarters sealed after clashes

The TN revenue department sealed the AIADMK headquarters at Royapettah after clashes broke out between supporters of the factions led by EPS and OPS on the day of its crucial GC meet.

published on : 11th July 2022

Supreme Court stays Madras HC order on AIADMK leadership row

The apex court observed that the Madras High Court bench exceeded its jurisdiction by passing a stay order at the general council meeting.

published on : 6th July 2022

O Panneerselvam's plea to stay AIADMK General Council meet to be heard in Madras HC on Wednesday

He filed a suit on Tuesday against the July 11 GC meeting convened by the Edappadi K Palaniswami camp in the wake of a division bench refusing to entertain a plea with the same prayer.

published on : 6th July 2022

AIADMK general council on July 11; to elect EPS as interim general secretary 

The GC meeting will discuss abolishing dual leadership posts - coordinator and joint coordinator and take a decision to elect a general secretary by the primary members of the party.

published on : 5th July 2022

Madras HC refuses to intervene in AIADMK meet outcome; asks OPS to approach single judge

The judges posted the contempt petition for July 7.

published on : 4th July 2022

AIADMK calls for high-level meet; illegal, says OPS 

In another twist, Panneerselvam’s name has been removed from the list of founders of party organ Puratchi Thalaivi Namadhu Amma.

published on : 27th June 2022

AIADMK general council rejects resolutions cleared by OPS; July 11 meet to elect unitary leader

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. 

published on : 23rd June 2022

Madras High Court refuses to stay AIADMK general council meeting

The court refused to stay the meeting and also stated that the court cannot intervene in the conduct of the general council meeting and amending the bylaws.

published on : 22nd June 2022

In AIADMK, OPS & EPS factions cross swords ahead of crucial general council meeting

The O Panneerselvam faction has demanded the postponement of the June 23 general council meeting which was however rejected by the rival faction.

published on : 20th June 2022

Tamil Nadu: TTV’s last ditch bid to spike general council meeting fails

Division bench concurs with single bench verdict that meeting can go on, with caveat that any decision taken would be subject to final outcome of the appeal

published on : 12th September 2017