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At AIADMK meet, OPS becomes soft target in EPS' show of strength

The meet, which stuck to the one and only demand of making EPS the supreme party leader, turned out to be a full show of strength of the Palaniswami camp with OPS followers heavily outnumbered

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Edappadi K. Palaniswami, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) co-coordinator and Leader of the Opposition in the Tamil Nadu Assembly with O Panneerselvam during the partys General Council Meeting, in Chennai (Photo: PTI)

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Amid chaos, the AIADMK General Council meeting here on Thursday announced that the one and only demand of the GC members is to bring in a system of a single leadership for the party, favouring Joint Coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS).

The Executive and General Council meet held together saw EPS emerging as the supreme leader and he was honoured with a decorated crown, a sword and sceptre by supporters. EPS's colleague and Coordinator O Panneerselvam, popularly known as OPS was apparently snubbed in the meet and rude slogans were shouted against him.

The meet, which stuck to the one and only

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First Published: Jun 23 2022 | 10:20 PM IST

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