Gayathri Raghuram as Edappadi Palaniswami
Gayathri Raghuram as Edappadi Palaniswami

Tamil Nadu News Live Today: Gayathri Raghuram joins AIADMK and other Updates

Ram Temple's Grand Unveiling on Jan 22 grabs national attention. Puducherry declares a holiday. AIADMK welcomes Gayathri Raghuram. Legal drama unfolds with DMK MLA's kin and Salem Periyar University VC Jaganathan. Stay informed for evolving stories.

Puducherry Declares Holiday

The much-anticipated grand inauguration of the Ram Temple is set to unfold on January 22, marking a historic milestone rich in cultural and religious significance. This significant event has garnered attention nationwide, symbolizing a momentous chapter in India's cultural heritage.

In tandem with this occasion, the government of Puducherry has declared January 22 as a public holiday. Chief Minister Rangasamy made the official announcement, allowing residents to partake in the celebrations.

Gayathri Raghuram Joins AIADMK

In a separate development, former BJP member Gayathri Raghuram has formally joined the AIADMK, as revealed in a ceremony graced by its general secretary, Edappadi K Palaniswami.

Case against DMK MLA's son and daughter-in-law

Shifting focus to legal matters, a case has been filed against the DMK MLA's son and daughter-in-law in Pallavaram.

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Jaganathan – High Court
Jaganathan – High Court

The Madras High Court, under the jurisdiction of Justice Anand Venkatesh, has temporarily suspended proceedings against Salem Periyar University VC Jaganathan.

The court adjourned the case for four weeks, noting the absence of criminal intent in Jaganathan's actions after thorough document verification.

Earlier, the prosecution sought a postponement, expecting the Advocate General's involvement.

However, this request was denied. The bench directed the police to submit a separate petition for the removal of the ban, underscoring the ongoing legal complexities surrounding the case. Stay tuned for further updates on these unfolding stories.

Gayathri Raghuram as Edappadi Palaniswami
PM Narendra Modi Arrives in Tamil Nadu for a Three-Day Visit | Live Updates

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a three-day visit to Tamil Nadu.

The Khelo India Youth Games commence in Chennai today, spanning four cities in Tamil Nadu. The Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai hosts the inaugural event at 6 pm, inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, arriving from Bengaluru at 4.50 pm. The Prime Minister's schedule includes a helicopter journey to INS Adyar Naval Base, followed by a car ride to the stadium.

Post-inauguration, Prime Minister Modi stays overnight at Raj Bhavan, departing at 9.20 am for Chennai airport, where he flies to Trichy. His itinerary encompasses a visit to Srirangam Ranganathar temple and a helicopter trip to Rameswaram, including prayers at the Ramanathaswamy Temple. Evening sees him at Sri Ramakrishna Math for an overnight stay.

In Rameswaram, the Prime Minister participates in holy rituals, taking a dip in Agni Theertham Kadal and worshipping at Ramanathaswamy Temple. His journey continues to Arichalmunai's Kothandaramar temple, after which he helicopters to Madurai airport, departing for Ayodhya.

PM Modi
PM Modi

Enhanced security measures blanket Chennai, Trichy, Rameswaram, and Dhanushkodi for the Prime Minister's visit. Chennai witnesses 22,000 police personnel on duty, accompanied by traffic adjustments.

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