The CM laid a wreath on the late chief’s samadhi in Pasumpon; a bus was stoned and there have been complains of harassment from the general public in Madurai
Marking the 59th guru puja and the 114th birth anniversary of the late chief Pasumpon Muthuramalinga Thevar, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK president M. Okay. Stalin, accompanied by a battery of ministers, MLAs and others, paid tribute on the ‘samadhi’ in Pasumpon village in Ramanathapuram district on Saturday.
The CM, who had arrived in Madurai on Friday, drove down to Pasumpon village round 9.30 a.m. Elaborate safety preparations have been in place, led by Additional Director General of Police (legislation and order) Thamaraikannan. The CM was acquired by Ramanathapuram District Collector Shankar Lal Sumawat.
The Chief Minister positioned a wreath on the samadhi and in addition visited the memorial, accompanied by Ministers I. Periasami, Okay.Okay.S.S.R. Ramachandran, Thangam Thennarasu, Okay.R. Periakaruppan, Geetha Jeevan, Anitha Radhakrishnan, Raja Kannappan, R. Sakkarapani, P. Moorthy, Palanivel Thiaga Rajan and Anbil Mahesh Poyyamozhi, MLAs Tamilarasi, Kadarbasha Muthuramalingam and Murugesan.
After spending about quarter-hour, he left the venue amidst a pointy drizzle, to Madurai airport, officers stated.
Earlier, Mr. Stalin, who had stayed in a single day on the Circuit House at Madurai, garlanded the life-size statue of freedom fighter Muthuramalinga Thevar on the Goripalayam junction in Madurai metropolis.
Other leaders pay homage
Leaders from the AIADMK, BJP, Congress, MDMK, DMDK, Tamil Maanila Congress, Naam Tamilar Katchi and lots of Thevar outfits paid homage on the samadhi.
AIADMK former ministers Dindigul C. Srinivasan, C. Vijayabaskar, Sellur Okay. Raju and MDMK normal secretary Vaiko, accompanied by his son and get together headquarters secretary Durai Vaiko, BJP state president Okay. Annamalai and NTK coordinator Seeman have been amongst those that visited the samadhi on the given slots by the Ramanathapuram district police and income authorities.
Speaking to reporters, TMC president G. Okay. Vasan appealed to the Tamil Nadu authorities to make sure that the water row with regard to the Mullaperiyar reservoir was amicably solved with the Kerala authorities within the bigger curiosity of the farmers.
The AIADMK leaders stated that each the previous CM Edappadi Okay Palaniswami and Deputy CM O. Panneerselvam had paid homage to Muthuramalinga Thevar statue at Nandanam, Chennai.
At round 2 p.m., a gaggle of children pelted stones towards a TN State Transport Corporation bus close to Goripalayam junction in Madurai and escaped from the spot. Though a big posse of police personnel together with just a few senior officers have been current, the miscreants gave them the slip on their two-wheelers.
There have been additionally complaints of the general public being harassed by some motorcyclists in Okay Pudur, Tallakulam and different areas in Madurai metropolis. Many customers most popular to keep indoors due to the lawless scenario. However, the police claimed it was a stray incident, when media individuals requested concerning the rash driving by the youth, who was carrying a headscarf in yellow, representing the Thevar outfits.
When the problem was introduced to the discover of Commissioner of Police Prem Anand Sinha, he promised to preserve an in depth watch on the miscreants.
Special Correspondent , 2021-10-30 16:12:39