AIADMK's leadership tussle reaches SC as EPS files plea over party meet

The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday a petition filed by former Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. The petition challenges a Madras high court order restraining the AIADMK General Council from amending the party's by-laws during its meeting. The suit is scheduled to come up before Justice Krishnan Ramaswamy on Wednesday.
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Yesterday

EPS seeks police protection for crucial party meet, OPS moves HC to get a stay again

Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) camp met the state police chief on Tuesday requesting appropriate security measures to guarantee the smooth running of the key party gathering. The rival O Panneerselvam (OPS) filed a plea in Madras high court on Tuesday to halt the meeting.
#EPS #Madras #LawGovernment #Government


Yesterday

Supreme Court to hear on July 6 plea on AIADMK leadership row

Supreme Court said it would hear plea filed by former Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras high court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK general and executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#EdappadiKPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


Yesterday

OPS ammo over, all tricks spurned, EPS set to become AIADMK chief

AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam last month thwarted an attempt to have a unitary leadership in the party. His rival and deputy coordinator, E Palaniswami or EPS, has the backing of the majority of party leaders, to be elected the party chief on July 11.
#OPanneerselvam #OPS #News #Politics #LawGovernment


2 days ago

Madras HC refuses to interfere with July 11 AIADMK general council meet

Madras High Court declines to interfere with the decision to conduct the general council meeting of the AIADMK on July 11. Edappady K Palaniswami (EPS) camp called for the meeting. A petition seeking to punish former joint coordinator of the party for contempt of the court came up for hearing today.
#MadrasHighCourt #LawGovernment #Government


2 days ago

Supreme Court to hear plea by K Palaniswami on AIADMK leadership row on July 6

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras High Court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK General and Executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#KPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


2 days ago

Supreme Court to hear on July 6 plea on AIADMK leadership row

The Supreme Court Monday said that it would hear on July 6, a plea filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras High Court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK General and Executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#EdappadiKPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


2 days ago

AIADMK infighting over solo leadership reaches Election Commission

AIADMK’s dominant Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) camp slammed rival leader O Panneerselvam (OPS) as a symbol of ‘betrayal’ The upcoming General Council meet shall decide whether OPS would continue as party treasurer or not.
#OPanneerselvam #AIADMK #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

AIADMK names EPS in-charge, calls OPS an ‘epitome of betrayal’

Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) faction appoints O Panneerselvam as in-charge of party’s administrative affairs. OPS was not present at the meeting as he was away in his hometwon, Theni. OPS may move the court and contend against arguments such as expiry of coordinator posts.
#OPanneerselvam #AIADMK #Theni #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

EPS camp calls OPS betrayer amid tussle

AIADMK camp led by Edappadi Palaniswami (EPS) described O Panneerselvam (OPS) as a “symbol of betrayal” and said future of OPS will be decided in the next party general council meeting on July 11. OPS shot off a letter describing the meeting as illegal as he has not signed on the statement.
#EdappadiPalaniswami #EPS #News #Politics #PeopleSociety


1 weeks ago

Rumblings in AIADMK Grow as EPS Camp Convenes Meet During OPS's Tour, Latter...

The rumblings within the AIADMK over who should helm the party intensified on Sunday. The dominant Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) faction called for a brainstorming meet of top office-bearers on June 27. O Panneerselvam (OPS) said ‘cadres are on my side’ and asserted that people and party workers would punish his detractors.
#OPanneerselvam #AIADM #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

EPS vanquishes OPS as an ADMK story nears end; P.S.: Two alike is a crowd

The man standing tall as the dust settled was Edappadi K Palaniswami; the one whose defeat was total was rival O Panneerselvam. OPS tally at the end of the day stood at three MLAs, even as the rest of the 63 MLAs and more than 2,200 General Council members backed EPS.
#OPS #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

Chennai: EPS backers hurl bottles at O Panneerselvam as party rejects all 23...

The AIADMK general council meeting witnessed a chaotic start on Thursday with the rival factions of OPS and EPS engaging in fierce sloganeering and verbal attacks. The meeting was organized at the Shrivaaru Venkatachalapathy Palace in Vanagaram, Chennai for the passing of resolutions in this regard. The first resolution was proposed by Coordinator O Panneerselvam and seconded by Edapaddi Palaniswami.
#EdapaddiPalaniswami #AIADMK #Vanagaram #News #Politics #LawGovernment


1 weeks ago

AIADMK meet throws weight behind EPS, sticks to single leader demand

AIADMK General Council meeting in Chennai rejected all the 23 proposed resolutions. The one and only demand of GC members is to bring in a system of a single leadership for the party, favouring Joint Coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami. Earlier, a palpable sense of anxiety prevailed as supporters of O Paneerselvam and EPS engaged in rival slogan shouting.
#OPaneers #AIADMKGeneralCouncil #Chennai #LawGovernment #Government #News


1 weeks ago

Division bench reserves Madras HC order to restrain AIADMK general council meeting

Madras High Court refused to restrain AIADMK general council meeting scheduled to be held in Chennai on June 23 from amending bylaws that will pave way for a single leadership. Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) and his former deputy CM and coordinator O Panneersevelam (OPS) are all for single leadership in the party.
#OPanneersevelam #MadrasHC #Chennai #LawGovernment #Government #News


1 weeks ago

EPS Vs OPS: AIADMK's Key General Council Meeting to Take Place Today Amid...

Madras High Court refused to interfere with the general council and executive committee meeting of the opposition AIADMK. The crucial meeting in set to take place amid possibilities of another leadership change in party’s ranks. The tussle between Edappadi K Palaniswami and his former deputy CM and coordinator O Panneersevelam (OPS) pertains to EPS seeking single leadership in the party and his camp keen on passing a resolution in this regard in June 23 meeting.
#AIADMK #LawGovernment #Government


1 weeks ago

It’s EPS vs OPS again in AIADMK; Panneerselvam asks cadres to calm down

The power struggle between Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) and O Panneerselvam (OPS) has come to the fore once again. Posters rooting for the two leaders surfaced in several parts of the state. Supporters of OPS hailed him as later party leader J Jayalalithaa’s political heir.
#Panneerselvam #OPS #News #Politics


2 weeks ago

EPS calls for probe by HC judges after reports of alleged custodial death in Chennai

On Sunday, a history-sheeter died allegedly in police custody in Tamil Nadu’s Chennai. This is the second custodial death incident in Chennai in less than two months. Edappadi K Palaniswami urged a probe by High Court judges to take lawful actions on custodial deaths.
#EPS #Chennai #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


3 weeks ago