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AIADMK’s coordinator and Ex Dy CM of Tamilnadu O Pannerselvam has been elected as deputy leader of the legislature party. Former minister SP Velumani will be the party whip.
Arakkonam MLA S Ravi has been appointed the deputy whip while former ministers Kadambur C Raju and KP Anbalagan have been provided the posts of the treasurer and the secretary. Alangulam MLA PH Manoj Pandian will be the deputy secretary.
In the meeting, a total of 17 functionaries, including spokesperson V Pugazhendhi, were expelled from the primary membership of AIADMK on grounds of “bringing disrepute to the party”. According to a statement, the legislators unanimously passed a decision to take stringent action against those who spoke with ousted AIADMK leader VK Sasikala.