Families to get Rs 3 lakh; party claims 193 people lost their lives.
Groups of AIADMK supporters had gathered at some places chanting slogans hailing their leader.
The case against her accuses Jayalalithaa of using her first term as chief minister from 1991 to 1996 to accumulate vast wealth.
A new politics, anchored in execution and keeping promises, is taking shape
Refuting reports of inconvenience to other inmates DIG (Prison) Jayasimha said the prison was maintaining routine protocol.
The judge had rejected Jayalalithaa’s bail plea.
Bus services in Hosur, near the Karnataka-Tamil Nadu border, were suspended by evening.
The challenge to the AIADMK chief’s conviction must play out only in the court.
After Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was convicted for amassing disproportionate wealth during her first term in office, 16 people committed suicide.
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The men in white have been camping outside the prison where Jaya is lodged in the hope obtaining her release.
Panneerselvam has the tricky job of ensuring he doesn’t dilute the brand that Jayalalithaa had built around herself.
Nearly Rs 14 crore in unaccounted cash was deposited in this account between 1991 and 1996 during Jayalalithaa’s first tenure as chief minister.
Jayalalithaa is accused No.1, Sasikala A2, Sudhakaran A3 and J Illavarasi A4.
More than a dozen associations representing producers, directors, actors and other industry associated union have joined the day-long protest.