AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala was on Sunday elected as legislature party leader by MLAs during a party meeting, paving way for her to become next Tamil Nadu chief minister.
“Chinnamma all set to become the Next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu,” AIADMK said in a tweet.
Panneerselvam proposed her name at the meeting of AIADMK legislators, party leaders said. “I resigned and we elected Sasikala unanimously as leader of the party in assembly. All MLAs are in support,” said Panneerselvam.