Tamil Nadu is witnessing a crisis like situation as Sasikala and O Pannerselvam fights for the support of AIDMK MLAs. The AIADMK general secretary Sasikala is trying hard to convince the governor to allow her to form government in the state but O Pannerselvam is challenging that claim with his own supporters. During the evening, Sasikala lost her temper and called O Panneerselvam a “liar”.
O Panneerselvam addressed a press conference in the evening, showing the support from some of the party leaders. He also indicated his supports as the real AIDMK supports and claimed that Sasikala has betrayed AIDMK, Tamil Nadu and Jaya.
Below timeline shows the surprising events of the evening:
8:28pm: O Panneerselvam greets supports and meets a few AIDMK leaders at his residence.
8:05pm: Sasikala meets Governor C Vidyasagar Rao.
7:50pm: Sasikala has full support for Government formation, claims AIADMK spokesperson
7:40pm: Senior AIADMK leaders and VK Sasikala leaves for Raj Bhavan to stake claim for government formation
7:09pm: Sasikala stops by Jaya’s memorial, pays tributes
6:58pm: Sasikala has a letter of support from her MLAs, will show that to governor Vidyasagar Rao
5:37pm: OPS claims that right thing will happen and justice will be served
5:30pm: OPS meets Governor