Sasikala confidant and AIADMK leader Edapadi K Palanisamy met Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao on Wednesday evening to stake claim to form government in Tamil Nadu state.
He showed a list of supporting MLAs to governor Rao.
Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister Jayakumar also said that Palanisamy and many other MLAs have submitted to the Governor the list of supporting legislators and requested him to invite Palanisamy to form the government.
Palanisamy is known t be close to AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala.
Jayakumar also said that the Governor Rao listened to them and said necessary action would be taken.
The Governor also met O. Panneerselvam later in the day.