Chennai: Madras High Court, Madurai Bench sent notices to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and four other ministers. The notices were served based on a public interest litigation filed by an AIADMK worker claiming that the government is run on the advice of V K Sasikala.
Sasikala in Bengaluru Jail
VK Sasikala is currently serving a four-year sentence in Bengaluru’s Parapanna Agrahara Central Prison after the Supreme Court convicted her in a disproportionate assets case in February 2017.
On July 13, reports emerged that VK Sasikala had paid Rs 2 crore in bribe to senior police officers for preferential treatment in the jail. A prison report accused Director General (Prisons) HS Sathyanarayana Rao of providing the AIADMK leader with special facilities such as debuting inmates to cook food for her in a special kitchen set up for her