BJP state president K Annamalai on Monday said the party would finalise its alliance for Lok Sabha elections by the end of February. He was answering queries of reporters after opening the BJP election office for the Lok Sabha polls. BJP’s in-charge for Tamil Nadu Aravindh Menon and Sudhakar Reddy and senior leaders of the state unit were present on… Continue reading "BJP will finalise LS poll ties by Febuary-end: Annamalai"
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Tamil Nadu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief K Annamalai on Thursday clarified that he didn’t speak against ‘Periyar’ EV Ramasamy, a day after his comments that the BJP would remove all statues of the leader, who is also known as father of the Dravidian movement, from outside temples and abolish the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) department were criticised… Continue reading "‘No disrespect, we’ll just relocate Periyar statue’: Annamalai"
The next leg of Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai’s ‘En Mann En Makkal’ padayatra, which was scheduled to begin on October 6, has been postponed to October 16 due to his ill health. “The foot march was slated to start on October 6 but is now being postponed to October 16,” the party’s state unit said on its official… Continue reading "Annamalai’s padayatra postponed to Oct 16 due to illness"
Tamil Nadu Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president K Annamalai, accompanied by senior leaders of the party, presented the second part of the DMK Files To Governor RN Ravi today. Annamalai wrote on Twitter, “We presented a memorandum seeking his excellency’s intervention & suitable action concerning Part 2 of DMK files with documents on Benami connected to the DMK Ministers/MLAs/MPs &… Continue reading "Annamalai submits DMK files part 2 to Governor RN Ravi"
Tamil Nadu BJP chief Annamalai asked the ruling DMK why was Palanivel Thiaga Rajan’s portfolio change from Finance to Information and Technology. The former cop suggested that the change was enforced due to the audio tapes of the minister, famously called “PTR Tapes.” Annamalai further said that Chief Minister MK Stalin on several occasions called PTR as a “well-performing” minister,… Continue reading "Annamalai questions portfolio change of PTR Palanivel Thiaga Rajan"
State BJP president K Annamalai on Friday said that he has no problem with AIADMK General Secretary Edappadi K Palaniswami. This statement comes after remarks of reported differences between the two parties. A day ago EPS said his party’s alliance with the BJP will continue and insisted there were no issues with the saffron party’s President. “We had aligned with… Continue reading "Alliance intact, no issues with EPS: Annamalai"
After State Sports Minister Udhayanidhi Stalin, DMK Parliamentary party leader TR Baalu on Thursday sent a defamation notice to state BJP president K Annamalai demanding an “unconditional public apology” for the allegations made against him on April 14 in a press conference and the DMK Files video clips published in prominent media. Insisting that Annamalai must remove the video of… Continue reading "T R Baalu sends Rs 100 crore defamation notice to Annamalai, seeks unconditional public apology"
The ruling DMK party on Sunday issued a legal notice to State BJP chief K Annamalai over his “defamatory” and “baseless” graft allegations against the party, its president M K Stalin, and demanding an unconditional apology and damages to the tune of Rs 500 crore. DMK’s organising secretary R S Bharathi, in the legal notice, said Annamalai in a recent… Continue reading "DMK hits back at Annamalai with Rs 500 cr legal notice"
Expressing unmistakable dissatisfaction with the AIADMK alliance for the first time, TN BJP chief Annamalai has said his party would fight the polls alone. Speaking at a meeting held at Aminjikarai, the former top cop said he cannot bend behind backwards and offer subservience to another leader to keep the alliance intact. He said he will make an official announcement… Continue reading "BJP will fight 2024 polls alone: Annamalai"
BJP state president K Annamalai criticised Chief Minister MK Stalin for his charges against the ruling party at the Centre. He listed out ongoing projects funded by the Union government in Tamil Nadu and justified Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari’s comments in the Parliament that lack of cooperation from the state government is delaying the road… Continue reading "Annamalai criticises Stalin for his charges against the Central government"