AIADMK party was divided into two groups after the death of former Chief MIninster Jayalalitha. O Pannerselvam who have been CM post Jayalalitha's death had resigned his post on Sasikala's pressure formed a new group. But after several controversies between Edappadi Palani Swamy and Paneerselvam they joined together.
The case for the party's 'two leaves' symbol was on the high court for long time. Today the verdict has been issued by the court. The election commission today allotted two leaves symbol to EPS - OPS faction. The verdict was opposite to TTV Dhinakaran and he questioned whether this verdict was a pre planned one.
CM Edapaddi Palanisamy at his twitter page posted "It is a fair verdict by EC. We submitted affidavits to prove that majority of cadres are with us. Based on this, EC has delivered a fair decision. #TwoLeavesSymbol.
EC has given judgement in our favour, we are very happy. Majority of party workers supported us. #TwoLeavesSymbol"