Pandian claimed that Sasikala's elevation was against party norms, saying she does not have the locus standi to either be the party chief or Chief Minister.
Expelled AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Puspha on Sunday opposed party chief VK Sasikala becoming the Tamil Nadu chief minister.
The Supreme Court rejected a plea by expelled AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa seeking CBI probe into the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Madras HC 'closes' suit filed by Sasikala Pushpa against appointment of Sasikala Natarajan as AIADMK chief
Allowing AIADMK's application, the judge said, "In view of allowing the application, the suit filed by Sasikala Pushpa and her husband stands closed."
The All India Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam has appointed VK Sasikala, an aide of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa as the general secretary in a general council meeting in Vanagram, Chennai on Thursday
One day prior to the key General Council meet of the AIADMK party, clashes erupted between party's rebel MP Sasikala Pushpa's supporters and AIADMK cadres.
As the top leadership of the AIADMK pleads with VK Sasikala, the close confidante of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa to step into her shoes, Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa wants to scuttle her chances.
On Friday, expelled Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader Sasikala Pushpa said that it would be a bad decision to nominate Sasikala Natarajan as the general secretary of Tamil Nadu, reported The Times of India. She pointed out that the late chief minister J Jayalalithaa had once expelled her for conspiring against her.
But those within the AIADMK, who look at every political move celestially, point out that every time OPS has stood in for Jayalalithaa, she has come back stronger. They expect OPS to be third time lucky for 'Amma'.
She also asked the Governor to verify Jayalalithaa's signature "if any official communication came from her or any other person in this or any other regard".
The Madras High Court on Tuesday directed Tamil Nadu's Additional Advocate General to get instructions from the government on Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's health.
Supreme Court on Monday asked expelled AIADMK Rajya Sabha member L Sasikala Pushpa to join the probe into two criminal cases of alleged sexual harassment of her family maids and forging of documents in her anticipatory bail petition lodged by the Tamil Nadu police.
Sasikala Pushpa, an AIADMK MP who was expelled recently, on Wednesday lashed out at the party saying it is full of "slaves".
Expelled AIADMK leader Sasikala Pushpa and two of her family members have been booked by police on a complaint of alleged illegal detention and sexual harassment by her former domestic help, police said on Wednesday.
The strongest charge Stalin levied on AIADMK and Jayalalithaa was the deteriorating safety of women in Tamil Nadu.
Senior DMK leader MK Stalin has asked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to clarify on the charges levied by sacked AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa that she was "slapped" by a leader.
Sasikala thanks Sonia, Rahul Gandhi for support but gives no indication of joining any political party
Expelled AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa on Monday did not give any indication about her joining any political party but thanked Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi for their support.
The dramatic narration by Sasikala, as it unfolded in Rajya Sabha and beamed live on news channels, has spiced up politics and given a juicy talking point to the parliamentarians in an otherwise dull political scenario. The last word on this episode has not yet been said.
AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa, who reportedly slapped DMK lawmaker Trichy Siva at Delhi airport on Saturday, claimed she was slapped by a "leader" and faced threat to life in Tamil Nadu
Sasikala Pushpa, AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP, has been sacked from the party for slapping DMK Rajya Sabha MP ‘Tiruchy’ Siva