Jayalalitha elected AIADMK Legislature Party Leader

Last Updated: Sun, May 15, 2011 05:55 hrs

Chennai: Former chief minister Jayalaithaa was on Sunday elected leader of the AIADMK Legislature Party.

She was elected by 146 newly elected MLAs of the party at a meeting held at the AIADMK headquarters here this morning, party sources said.

Jayalalithaa, who led her party to a landslide victory in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, is slated to meet Governor S S Barnala shortly to formally stake her claim to form government.

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