“I Was Forced To Tender Resignation, Will Take It Back If Asked To”: Panneerselvam

In a fresh twist to Tamil Nadu politics,  Chief Minister O Paneerselvam on Tuesday said he was forced to resign and clear the way for Sasikala who was on Sunday made the legislative party head of the AIADMK. Talking to media after a surprise visit to pay homage to Jayalalithaa, Paneerselvam said, “Amma wanted me to be the chief minister.’ Panneerselvam, who reached the memorial alone, meditated for around 40 minutes and sat with his eyes closed.