Madras High Court upholds order quashing acquisition of Jayalalithaa's Veda Nilayam house for memorial
A division bench dismisses appeals filed by AIADMK challenging quashing of acquisition proceedings
The Director of AIIMS will nominate a panel of doctors, who are specialists in the fields of treatment of ailments as suffered by the late CM.
Division bench had already questioned the necessity for second memorial, State tells court
This court finds that AIADMK cannot be said to be a person concerned with the memorial of late J Jayalalithaa. This leave needs to be granted, the bench said in the order.
VK Sasikala who witnessed the ups and downs of the AIADMK for over three decades resurfaced in politics in February, after a gap of four years, with a bang.
The court had also recently granted the Income Tax department two weeks to bring on record the names of the siblings, as Jaya’s legal heirs, in the tax arrears case pending against the leader.
The court gave two weeks time to the IT department counsel Karthick Ranganathan for bringing in the names of J Deepa, the niece and J Deepak, nephew of Jayalalithaa.
Kangana Ranaut has essayed the role of Jayalalithaa in 'Thalaivii', which released earlier this year.
SC to allow setting up a medical board to assist Arumughaswamy Commission probing former TN chief minister J Jayalalithaa's death
The Apollo Hospitals had filed a petition against the Madras High Court order which had rejected its objections to the inquiry commission looking into aspects of treatment given to her.
The development assumes significance as EPS does not want anyone to get political mileage by gaining possession of Veda Nilayam, said political observers.
Justice N Seshasayee delivered the judgment on a batch of petitions filed by J Deepa and J Deepak, niece and nephew of Jayalalithaa, challenging the acquisition of the bungalow by the AIADMK govt.
He mentioned that if a technical member to the commission had to be appointed, retired Madras HC judge Justice CT Selvam could be considered.
He said doctors and Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan had clarified that Jayalalithaa died of illness.
Kanagaraj was a key suspect in the killing of a security guard at the late Chief Minister's Kodanad estate, Om Bahadur, during a break-in
This apart, around Rs 2.1 crore has been spent for the salary of eight staff of the commission and as ‘Non-Salary Expenses’.