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Jayalalithaa files defamation case against news portal

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.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday slapped a criminal defamation complaint against news portal rediff.com for carrying a report about her health status last Friday.

Stating that the report published was “contrary to truth”, the complaint said the report titled — “Chennai media knew Jayalalithaa’s health is not fine, but kept mum” — was written with a malafide intention to tarnish her image.

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.