AIADMK 2: Sasikala ‘AIADMK Amma’, OPS ‘AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi Amma’

New Delhi: The Election Charge on Thursday allotted the ‘Hat’ picture to the Sasikala camp of AIADMK, and said the model new event may be named 'AIADMK Amma'.

The EC moreover stated that the O Panneerselvam camp would use the ‘Electric Pole’ picture and the model new event formed by its faction may be often called 'AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi Amma'. This indicators a minimize up throughout the 45-year-old event following the dying of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

The EC had earlier allotted the 'Autorickshaw' picture to the Sasikala camp, nonetheless modified it to 'Hat' on its request.

The VK Sasikala camp throughout the AIADMK on Thursday knowledgeable the Election Charge that it wished to name the event ‘AIADMK Amma’.

The EC had given the Sasikala camp the selection of choosing ‘Auto’, ‘Bat’ or ‘Cap’ as its picture.

The EC had on Wednesday frozen the AIADMK picture of ‘Two Leaves’ after every the Panneerselvam camp and the Sasikala camp approached it claiming rights to the picture, with the RK Nagar bypoll in sight.

In its place, EC had requested every camps to pick new event symbols.

The bypoll was necessitated following the demise of Jayalalithaa who was elected from RK Nagar.

E Madhusudhanan of the OPS camp on Thursday filed his nomination at RK Nagar.

TTV Dinakaran of the Sasikala faction and Maruthu Ganesh of DMK may even be contesting the bypoll.