VK Sasikala quits politics ahead of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, says she will pray for Jayalalithaa’s ‘gold rule’
The expelled AIADMK leader appealed to Jayalalithaa's true supporters to work unitedly and prevent 'common enemy' DMK from coming to power
Before reaching home, she visited the residence of AIADMK founder and late Chief Minister MG Ramachandran at Ramapuram and paid floral tributes to his portrait
VK Sasikala returns to poll-bound Tamil Nadu after four years; arrives in a vehicle flaunting AIADMK flag
Clad in a green colour saree and wearing a face mask, she travelled in a car that sported the AIADMK flag over the bonnet, disregarding the warning by the ruling party in Tamil Nadu against its use by non-members
Last week, Sasikala completed four years imprisonment in a jail in Bengaluru in a case of disproportionate assets
The formalities for her release were done at the Victoria Hospital in Bengaluru, where she is undergoing treatment for COVID-19, which she had contracted a week ago
VK Sasikala tests positive for COVID-19, develops severe acute respiratory illness; hospital says health stable
The former AIADMK leader's previous Rapid Antigen and RT-PCR test reports had turned negative. However, on suspicion, fresh tests were conducted, which confirmed the diagnosis
The expelled AIADMK leader was admitted to the Parappanna Agrahara prison hospital in Bengaluru on Wednesday after complaining of fever and breathlessness
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2021: K Palaniswami rules out chances of Sasikala rejoining AIADMK ahead of elections
Palaniswami said that there is '100 percent no chance' of her rejoining the party. Sasikala, who is in prison over a corruption case, is expected to be released on 27 January
Sasikala requests Bengaluru prison officials not to reveal details of release to third parties, cites 'political vendetta'
In a letter dated 19 September, Sasikala said the third parties file those applications for gaining publicity and that the motive of the applicants is to 'complicate her lawful release'
VK Sasikala in trouble after I-T department attaches ‘benami’ assets worth Rs 1,600 crore, including properties in Chennai, Puducherry
The Income Tax Department has attached 'benami' assets worth Rs 1,600 crore belonging to VK Sasikala, an aide to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa
Madras HC allows Sasikala to appear before court via video conference on 13 May, ex-AIADMK leader to be questioned in ED case
The Madras High Court on Thursday allowed former AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala to appear before a court in Egmore for questioning through video conference on 13 May.
Two leaves symbol row: Supreme Court to hear TTV Dhinakaran's plea against Delhi HC order on 15 March
On 28 February, the Delhi High Court had dismissed the pleas of TTV Dhinakaran and VK Sasikala challenging the Election Commission's order granting the 'AIADMK' name and the 'two leaves' symbol to the faction led by the Tamil Nadu chief minister, saying the figures showed the Palaniswami-led group "enjoyed a clear majority".
AIADMK two leaves symbol row: TTV Dinakaran moves SC challenging Delhi HC order in favour of Palaniswami-led faction
TTV Dinakaran filed an appeal before the SC challenging the Delhi HC order which dismissed his petition in connection with the dispute over the AIADMK two leaves symbol
'Sasikala has not violated any rules of Karnataka prisons': Advocate of ousted AIADMK leader refutes 'special treatment' charges
Sasikala, close aide of former Tamil Nadu chief minister, the late Jayalalithaa, has been lodged at the Bengaluru prison ever since her conviction by the Supreme Court in February, 2017 in the disproportionate assets case.
India's VIP prisoners: Jailed politicians, businessmen and godmen get special treatment; have TVs, ordered food at disposal
Many other political leaders and ministers accused of corruption have enjoyed jail privileges previously. For instance, Suresh Kalmadi (CWG scam), Kanimozhi and A Raja (2G scam) enjoyed various comforts during their stay in Tihar.
Ousted AIADMK leader VK Sasikala was given special treatment in a prison in Bengaluru.
VK Sasikala disproportionate assets case: I-T officials question former AIADMK leader at Bengaluru prison
Income Tax officials Thursday questioned former AIADMK leader VK Sasikala at Parappana Agrahara Central Jail in Bengaluru, in connection with a disproportionate assets case
I-T department to quiz VK Sasikala in DA case; AIADMK leader currently lodged in Bengaluru's Parappana Agrahara jail
The latest development comes a few days after a special Enforcement Directorate (ED) court issued a warrant to produce Sasikala before it in a Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) violation case.
No media coverage of Jayalalithaa's death without prior permission, says inquiry panel probing leader's death
The Justice A Arumugaswamy Commission of Inquiry, probing the circumstances surrounding the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa banned any reportage or speculation about the subject in the media without prior permission from the commission.
Jayalalithaa death anniversary: Doctor says ex-Tamil Nadu CM was 'sensitive' in matters related to food
A close relative of VK Sasikala, aide of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa, has deposed before a panel probing the leader's death that she had told him that there was no pleasure to her other than having the food of her choice.