The ruling faction can contest RK Nagar, civic polls on the iconic symbol; TTV may have to fight bypoll as an independent candidate.
The general council of AIADMK will be convened soon after the merger of factions led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the rebel leader O Pannneerselvam is formalised on Monday.
Broad deal clinched, merger between OPS, EPS factions of AIADMK likely today; Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao to arrive in Chennai today; V K Sasikala may be ousted
Also, today is considered to be auspicious in the wake of it being 'Amavasya,' there is a chance of the OPS-EPS merger deal getting sealed, party sources indicated.
The Karnataka government today served a notice to DIG Prisons D Roopa for going to the media on her controversial report on alleged special treatment in jail to AIADMK leader V K Sasikala.
Jayalaithaa's aide V K Sasikala is the frontrunner to succeed her, and is likely to be so anointed when the general council of the AIADMK meet.