Former All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader VK Sasikala, a close aide of J Jayalalithaa who was released from a jail in Bengaluru last month, travelled from Prestige Golfshire Club in Bengaluru to Tamil Nadu by road. Till now, she had been in Bengaluru, where she was treated for Covid. Hundreds of supporters came out on the streets to give her a rousing reception. They were also seen showering petals on her car.
Sasikala was convicted in a disproportionate assets case on February 14, 2017. She retuned to TN after a four-year jail term for corrpution.
Text: Shweta V, Sify News