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J Jayalalithaa convicted; AIADMK workers stage protests

As soon Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was convicted in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case by a special court, AIADMK workers began their protests.

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party workers cry after the verdict was handed down to party leader and Tamil Nadu state Chief Minister Jayaram Jayalalitha as a court in Bangalore found her guilty of possessing wealth disproportionate to her known sources of income, in Chennai on Saturday (September 27). (Source: AP)

Members of AIADMK stomp on a poster of DMK chief K Karunanidhi during protest. (Source: PTI)

An Indian police officer baton charges an All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party worker as the party workers protest. (Source: AP)

AIADMK members staging the rail roko protest in Coimbatore over conviction of the party supremo. (Source: PTI)

An injured All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) worker is helped by others to an ambulance during clashes with the opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party. (Source: AP)

Police men hold an AIADMK supporter who tried to immolate himself in protest. (Source: PTI)

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was today convicted in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case by a special court, a verdict that raises questions over her continuance on the post.
Jayalalitha, accompanied by her close confidante Sasikala Natarajan, leaving her Poes Garden residence to appear before a Bangalore Special Court in connection with the verdict in a disproportionate assets case against her, in Chennai on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

Special Judge John Michael D'Cunha convicted the 66-year-old AIADMK Chief in a case of owning assets to the tune Rs 66,65 crores disproportionate to her known sources of income during 1991-96 when she was chief minister for the first time. (Source: PTI)

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha leaving her Poes Garden residence to appear before a Bangalore Special Court in connection with the verdict in a disproportionate assets case against her, in Chennai on Saturday. (Source: PTI)

A supporter of AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalitha cries as the latter leaves her Poes Garden residence to appear before a Bangalore special court in connection with a disproportionate assets case, in Chennai on Saturday. (Source: PTI)