Expelled AIADMK leader VK Sasikala said on Wednesday she was stepping down from public life while calling on AIADMK cadres to unite and guarantee defeat of DMK in upcoming assembly elections .
“I will stay away from politics and pray to my sister (Jayalalithaa), a revolutionary leader, whom I have always worshiped as a deity and Almighty God, that Amma’s golden rule will stand. continue: VK Sasikala, ”she said in a statement.
Sasikala’s statement precedes the Tamil Nadu Assembly ballot, which will be held in a single phase on April 6, 2021.
after being released from a Bengaluru prison after serving a four-year sentence in an asset case, Sasikala last month announced her intention to engage in active politics.
His subsequent political movements, including the AMMK position presented by his nephew TTV Dhinakaran, in the polls were eagerly awaited by observers and state political parties, especially in the context of the crucial elections to the Assembly. .
Earlier today, the Bhartiya Janata (BJP) party said AIADMK would decide to welcome VK Sasikala, once a close associate of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa, into the alliance led by the ruling party. , the state assembly votes.
AIADMK has so far ruled out welcoming her or her nephew Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam, led by TTV Dhinakaran, into the party or alliance he leads.
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