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TN Governor Vidyasagar Rao meets Panneerselvam

Amidst The Ongoing Political Tussle Between Acting Chief Minister O Panneerselvam And AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala In Tamil Nadu, Governor C Vidyasagar Rao Is Set To Reach Chennai On Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Ashish Ranjan | Updated on: 09 Feb 2017, 05:23:49 PM
C Vidyasagar Rao (Image: PTI)

New Delhi:

Amidst the ongoing political tussle between acting Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala in Tamil Nadu, Governor C Vidyasagar Rao to reach Chennai on Thursday.

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Rao, who had kept away from Chennai for the last three days triggering speculation whether he had reservations on swearing-in Sasikala, will reach in Chennai on Thursday afternoon but there was no word on what he plans to do.

Sasikala on Wednesday mustered an overwhelming majority of party MLAs against a rebellious O Panneerselvam, who claimed he has their backing.

Here are the live updates:


All AIADMK MLAs are willing to meet the Governor if he wishes to meet as well: Pandiarajan, Tamil Nadu Education Min


We have not overruled any of his suggestions, whatever has been done was after his consent, no pressure tactics: Pandiarajan, Edu Min


MLAs have been staying at their convenience at hotels etc, they have not been forced or compelled to do anything: TN Education Minister


We have letter of support for VK Sasikala from 135 MLAs including #Paneerselvam, we still have that letter: TN Education Minister


VK Sasikala will meet Governor at Raj Bhavan at 7:30 PM today, & will stake claim to form Government in Tamil Nadu: TN Education Minister


Current political scenario in Tamil Nadu is AIADMK's internal matter, Govt has nothing to do with it: Home Minister Rajnath Singh


Chennai: Meeting between Sasikala Natarajan and senior AIADMK leaders underway at Poes Garden to decide next course of action


O Pannerselvam to meet Guv Vidyasagar Rao at 5 PM & Sasikala to meet at 7.30 PM at Raj Bhavan


O Panneerselvam leaves for the airport to receive Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao


Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on board his flight to Chennai, from Mumbai


We are fully prepared to respond to any allegations which the other camp will level against us: O Pannerselvam


When Amma was in hospital, after 24 days Sasikala told me she is fine. That was the first time she spoke to me: O Pannerselvam


VK Sasikala is lying when she says she never betrayed Amma (Jayalalithaa): O Pannerselvam


It is Sasikala who is doing dirty tricks to acquire the chair of CM, if she succeeds it will be a big blot on democracy: O Pannerselvam


Our senior leader Madhusudan was threatened & pressurised, even after that he stood alone to safeguard party. We welcome him: O Pannerselvam


O Pannerselvam is the real heir of Amma (Jayalalithaa): V. Maitreyan, AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP 


I have come to offer my support to O Pannerselvam: Senior AIADMK leader Madhusudan


Senior AIADMK leader Madhusudan arrives at O Pannerselvam's residence in Chennai


On whose behest is O Pannerselvam acting like this? DMK is behind him & leader of opposition MK Stalin proved it: B Valarmathi,AIADMK leader


Mumbai (Maharashtra): Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao leaves from Governor's House



VK Sasikala and AIADMK MLAs to meet Tamil Nadu Governor at 5 PM: Sources


Tamil Nadu DGP TK Rajendran met Panneerselvam at his residence


Sasikala Natarajan sacks Puducherry Former MLA Om Sakthi Sekar from AIADMK


DMK is not getting involved in these issues, all these are their(AIADMK) internal problems. Its ugly and sad: Kanimozhi, DMK

# 10:30AM

Tamil Nadu Govt revokes suspension of Former TN Chief Secretary Ganadesikan and Adul Anand IAS


Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao to reach Chennai today


AIADMK MPs arrive in Delhi


Ready to face any probe over J Jayalalithaa's death, AIADMK chief VK Sasikala says, hoping TN Governor will invite her to take oath as CM

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First Published : 09 Feb 2017, 07:48:00 AM