Afraid of Sasikala, lied about Jayalalithaa’s health, says Tamil Nadu minister’s; Dhinakaran defends aunt with video footage claim


The mystery surrounding the hospitalisation and death of Tamil Nadu’s former Chief Minister and AIADMK ‘general secretary for life’ J Jayalalithaa has deepened with a sensational claim by party legislator Dindigul C Sreenivasan.  C Sreenivasan, who is also Tamil Nadu’s Forest Minister, on Friday reportedly made statements regarding Amma’s stay at Chennai’s Apollo Hospital last year.  “We told lies that Amma is eating sambar, chutney, tea etc so that you will believe that she is improving. In fact, nobody saw Amma eating idli or drinking tea or chatting… all are lies,” Sreenivasan said at a meeting in Madurai on Friday.  According to the minister, everyone was lying to protect ‘party’s secret’. He…

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