Launching into a tirade against DMK chief M Karunanidhi and his family she said, "After the elections, Stalin and his family will go away to London and settle down there."
Campaigning in Chennai city for the first time for the assembly elections, Jayalalithaa said, "I am happy to hear about the results projected by the opinion polls, but my feeling is that we will get 218 seats. She was referring to a television channel survey that said the AIADMK would get 168 seats.
Senior DMK leader MK Alagiri and 52 partymen has been booked by police in connection with the alleged assault of an election official and a videographer at a village in the district. Tahsildar M Kalimuthu, an assistant returning officer for Melur Assembly segment, and a videographer were allegedly assaulted by DMK activists when they videographed Alagiri's visit to a temple in Keelavalavu in Melur taluk yesterday, police said.PTI