Granting him bail, Principal Sessions Judge N Audinathan observed during the hearing that the case was not one of defamation.
Solar energy sector alone has received proposals worth Rs 35,356 crore, which would add a total capacity of 5,345 mega watt if implemented.
An official source said 80 per cent of the investment proposals promised are in energy and manufacturing sectors while 10 per cent in IT and related areas.
The relatives, who have been seeking a CBI probe, said they were not allowed to talk to Jayalalithaa during the brief meeting on Thursday.
City public prosecutor M L Jegan, who filed the complaint on behalf of the CM at a sessions court in the city, cited five persons as accused in the case.
‘She is my god, she is my boss. I have done it to prove my loyalty to her.’
For the by-election, nominations will be accepted from June 3 to 10. Votes will be counted on June 30.
Jayalalithaa was sworn in today as the CM of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time at the University of Madras.
Jayalalithaa who was sworn in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on Saturday for the fifth time has traversed through several ups and downs in her political career spanning four decades.
Jayalalithaa was disqualified following her conviction in the Rs 66.66 crore disproportionate assets case by a trial court in Bengaluru on September 27.
The 67-year-old AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa was administered oath of office and secrecy by Governor K Rosaiah.
Jayalalithaa set to return as Chief Minister, party leaders says no question of change in HC verdict.
Swamy had filed a case in 1996 against Jayalalithaa alleging that during her tenure as CM, she amassed properties disproportionate to her known sources of income.
It is stated in the judgment that the total income of Jayalalithaa was Rs 34.76 cr.
“What has been pronounced today is not the final verdict,” said DMK President M Karunanidhi on Monday.