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’.
A number of her supporters gathered at the Jayalalithaa memorial and greeted her. On her way to the Marina from her T Nagar residence, Sasikala used a car with an AIADMK flag.
In his 40-year career, Srikanth had acted as hero and villain, besides featuring in many character roles as well.
'Thalaivii': AIADMK demands deletion of scenes 'not factual' about party stalwarts MGR, Jayalalithaa
AIADMK objected to certain references about party stalwarts -- the late MGR and Jayalalithaa -- in the latter's multi-lingual biopic 'Thalaivii'.
Kangana is donning the role of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa in the upcoming multilingual biographical film 'Thalaivi'.
The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Tuesday passed a Bill merging the Dr J Jayalalithaa University, based in Villupuram, with the Annamalai University, in Chidambaram.
The AIADMK opposed the move strongly by staging a walkout and later, party MLAs staged a road roko in front of Kalaivanar Arangam where the Assembly is functioning now
'Thalaivii', featuring Kangana Ranaut in the lead, was earlier scheduled to bow out in April but was pushed due to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
Tamil Nadu Dr J Jayalalithaa Government Music and Fine Arts University has opened admissions for six courses.