AIADMK Party leaders

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Tamil Nadu Politics: AIADMK Breaks Alliance With BJP

In a significant political development in Tamil Nadu, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) has decided to break its ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and exit the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ahead of the highly anticipated 2024 general elections. This decisive move came following the passing of a resolution at a meeting convened by the party's general secretary, Edappadi K Palaniswami.

Mon, 25 Sep 2023 - 05:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AIADMK, BJP, NDA, Tamil Nadu Politics, resolution, alliance

O Panneerselvam

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Former Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam Writes To S Jaishankar; Urges Relief To Arrested Fishermen

Former CM of Tamil Nadu and AIADMK Coordinator O Panneerselvam, has requested union external affairs minister S Jaishankar to take necessary steps for the release of Indian fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy. He urged the union minister via letter, stating that he is concerned about the well-being of Tamil fishermen who get arrested often. Recently, on August 10 and 22 some fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy.

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 09:24 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Sri Lanka, Tamil Nadu, AIADMK, O Panneerselvam, S Jaishankar

Courtesy: ANI

Madras High Court

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Madras HC Issues Fresh Orders For General Council Meeting Of AIADMK

Madras High Court (HC) issued fresh orders in regard to the leadership of the All India Anna Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) general council meeting. Justice G Jayachandran ordered in the favour of O. Panneerselvam, who opposed the election of Edappadi K Palaniswami as an interim general secretary during the July 11 general council meet will not be valid. Hearing the plea, the single-bench judge issued a fresh council meeting for AIADMK.

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 06:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AIADMK, Madras High Court, Political Issue, Single Bench Judge, OPS

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AIADMK Headquarters At MGR Maaligai Opens After 10 Days: Chennai

The AIADMK headquarter office at "MGR Maaligai" was reopened after being sealed for 10-days, on July 21. Notably, the Revenue authorities sealed the AIADMK office, after violence that broke out between supporters of then-rival leaders K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam, over single leadership issues. However, on July 20, the Madras High Court quashed the orders of the Revenue authorities, directing to reopen the office.

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 03:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Chennai, AIADMK, Headquarters, Revenue Officials, Madras High Court


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Former Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam Hospitalised After Developing COVID Symptoms

Former Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam has been admitted to hospital after he developed COVID-19 symptoms. He was admitted in the isolation unit on July 15, said MGM healthcare bulletin. Furthermore, his condition is stable, and is under observation by a clinical team. Meanwhile, CM MK Stalin wished Panneerselvam a speedy recovery. Notably, this has come days after Panneerselvam was expelled from AIADMK party.

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 12:32 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Covid-19, O Panneerselvam, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, Chennai

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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EPS Elected As New AIADMK Interim General Secretary, AIADMK Office Sealed

In a major political drama, a clash broke out between two groups, supporters of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) and O Panneerselvam, over the ongoing dual leadership issue. Notably, on July 11,  the AIADMK elected Edappadi K Palaniswami its interim general secretary and expelled O Panneerselvam from the primary membership. After the fight due to the end of dual-leadership, the Revenue authorities sealed the party… read-more

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 03:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ESP, OPS, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, Party Headquarters


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AIADMK Assures Action Against O Panneerselvam Amid Expel Demands

After announcing Edappady K Palaniswami as the General Secretary (GS) of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), the party assured to take action against O Panneerselvam (OPS). The statement came on July 11, after the demands to expel OPS and his followers out of the party, after claiming that OPS is a 'betrayer' of the AIADMK. Notably, the OPS and AIADMK are having issue over the single-leadership resolution issue.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: OPS, AIADMK, party, Chennai, Political Party

AIADMK Supporters Outside Palace

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AIADMK Activists Outside Venkatachalaopathy Palace Ahead Of Council Meeting

In Tamil Nadu, thousands of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supporters and former Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami gathered outside Venkathachalaopathy palace, on June 23. They gathered outside ahead of the scheduled General Council meeting, organised to discuss amendments to pave way for single leadership.  Notably, Palaniswami intends to move ahead with dual-leadership. Moreover, a heavy police force has been beefed up… read-more

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 09:19 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AIADMK, EK Palaniswami, Tamil Nadu, General Council Meeting, Police

Courtesy: ANI

Tamil Nadu Assembly

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TN Assembly Passes Resolution To Supply Rice & Essential Medicines To Sri Lanka

Tamil Nadu Assembly passed a resolution to supply rice and essential medicines to Sri Lanka. The resolution was unanimously passed by the house, including the opposition AIADMK and BJP. Deputy leader of the opposition AIADMK O Panneerselvam pledged Rs 50 lakh in his personal capacity, to be extended as an aid to Sri Lankan Tamils. Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 03:55 PM / by SARANNYA ACHARYA

Tags: tamil nadu assembly, Tamil Nadu, BJP, AIADMK, Sri Lanka

Courtesy: ANI

AIADMK Protest in Valluvat Kottam

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AIADMK Workers Stage Protest Against Hike In Property Tax: Tamil Nadu

AIADMK members led by party coordinator O Panneerselvam, staged a protest in Chennai's Valluvar Kottam area, against the hike in property tax announced by the Tamil Nadu Government. The DMK-led government, on April 3, announced a revision in the property tax rates, with an increase of up to 150%, reported ANI. The move which was reportedly aimed to increase funds for the local bodies, triggered agitation from the opposition. 

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 05:32 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Tamil Nadu, Chennai, Property Tax, DMK, AIADMK

Courtesy: ANI