After suspended AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa’s husband and lawyer tried to submit an application to contest positions in the party during the general council meeting to be held on Thursday, party cadre beat four of them outside the party headquarters in Chennai on Wednesday.
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They were rescued by the police and were found in a bleeding condition. Sasikala was thrown out of the party for anti-party activities. Later, she lashed out at Sasikala Natarajan, who is expected to be elected as party chief on December 29, saying Natarajan and her family will ruin the AIADMK.
Party cadre anticipated the arrival of Sasikala and others at the AIADMK office. Their nomination papers were rejected. The staff refused to accept the papers saying that senior staffs were not present.
“Sasikala Pushpa, her husband and a general council member, K S Mani, from Mumbai wanted to file the nomination papers,” said an insider.
“She (Sasikala Pushpa) is no more in AIADMK, what right does she have to come to the party office?” CR Saraswathy, AIADMK told ANI.