ALSO READAIADMK Amma MLA praises Sasikala; likens TN CM to 'Bharath' AIADMK Amma faction to support NDA Prez nominee: Dhinakaran Tamil Nadu cabinet revolts, dumps Dhinakaran, family AIADMK govt has acted swiftly in fishermen arrest issue:Min Police book Dhinakaran for trying to bribe EC in fresh trouble
Top stories from the southern region at 1700 hrs today. MDS1 TN-LANKA-FISHERMEN Rameswaram: Sri Lankan navy arrests four Tamil Nadu fishermen for fishing in their territorial waters. MDS4 KA-SASIKALA-OFFICIALS Bengaluru: Karnataka government transfers two top jail officials who were locked in a bitter public spat over allegations of "special" treatment to AIADMK (Amma) leader V K Sasikala and other "erroneous" practises in central prison. MDS5 TN-PREZ LD POLL Chennai: Presidential election was over in Tamil Nad in just about two hours with 232 legislators, Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan, and a Kerala MLA casting their votes at the Assembly Secretariat conference hall. MES3 TN-ONGC-NCHRO Thanjavur(TN): National Confederation of Human Rights Organisations today urges ONGC to publish a white paper on its ongoing oil exploration operations and future plans in Cauvery delta areas in the district.