Jayalalithaa readies team of ministers
Chennai May 15:
The AIADMK government is likely to be sworn in on Monday at the Centenary hall in Madras University in Chennai.
According to sources in the party, AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa has invited Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, former Andhra Pradesh chief minister and TDP leader Chandrababu Naidu and a national representative of the CPI to attend the swearing-in ceremony.
Former chief minister and senior party leader O Panneerselvam, Natham Viswanathan, C Ve Shanmugam, K A Sengottiyan, Gokula Indira, R Rajalakshmi, D Jayakumar, S Karuppasamy, Pollachi Jayaraman, V Senthil Balaji, Sellur K Raju, Nainar Nagendran, Essaki Subbiyah and A Patchimal are likely to be inducted into the new ministry. Pazha Karuppiah, who was elected from Harbour constituency, is likely to be the speaker of the 14th assembly. The newly elected MLAs are likely to meet at the party headquarters on Sunday where Jayalalithaa will be formally elected leader of the legislature party.