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There are only a few ATMs in Valparai town and people in remote estate regions are facing extreme hardship to access these ATMs, BJP state general secretary Vanathi Srinivasan said.
The latest disqualification proceedings and the decision today is likely to take the state’s political crisis into a complex scenario as Dinakaran camp is raising multiple arguments to challenge the speaker’s decision.
In its affidavit, the state government further said that retired teachers were also working as office-bearers in the unions. The High Court had yesterday pulled up a section of Tamil Nadu government school teachers who are on strike, saying it affected students.
“We will brief you after the meeting.” He, however, attacked Chief Minister Edappadi Palanisamy of not taking them into confidence before doing a deal with the Panneerselvam faction.
At a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhavan, Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao administered the oath of office and secrecy to Panneerselvam.
Veda Nilayam, the residence of Jayalalithaa was occupied by her till her hospitalisation in September last year. Post her death, her close aid, V K Sasikala lived here until she was jailed in the The Disproportionate Assets case.
Additionally, the chief minister has announced that Veda Nilayam, the Poes Garden residence of Jayalalithaa, will be turned into a memorial dedicated to her life and career.
At a time when there are expectations that Palaniswami camp would soon join hands with former chief minister and rebel leader Panneerselvam’s group, Dinakaran said only Palaniswami has to respond to charges against the government.
“This has given positive signals (on the merger),” Tamil Nadu Finance Minister and senior AIADMK (Amma) leader D Jayakumar said, replying to a question by a reporter on Panneerselvam’s comments.
xpressing sympathies with the family of the deceased soldier, the Chief Minister said he had directed that a sum of Rs 20 lakh be provided to the slain jawan’s family.
ver since the AIADMK broke into two factions, representatives of both the camps have been meeting PM Modi and other top brass of the BJP giving space for speculation that the saffron party was meddling with internal issues of the AIADMK.
The development comes after Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami, Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai had multiple meetings with PM Modi over NEET. Tamil Nadu, which had initially sought permanent exemption from NEET by passing two Bills in the Assembly, later made efforts to be out of its ambit for at least a year or two.
Challenging the decision by Sasikala to appoint her nephew Dinakaran to the post in February, hours before she was sent to a Bengaluru jail in a case of disproportionate assets, a resolution was signed by 27 office-bearers of the “EPS group”.
The estimated Rs 5,300 crore desalination project will address the increasing drinking water needs of Chennai, Jayakumar said. Presently, two sea water desalination plants of 100 mld (Million liters a day) each are located at Minjur and Nemmeli