SC verdict on Sasikala Natarajan's DA case tomorrow

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): The Supreme Court will pronounce tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. the much-awaited judgment in a disproportionate assets case, in which late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa and AIADMK general secretary V. K. Sasikala were accused. The verdict is being eagerly awaited as Sasikala, who has been elected the leader of AIADMK legislature party, has already made a claim for the post of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. Jayalalithaa, Sasikala and her relatives V. N. Sudhakaran and Elavarasi were accused of allegedly amassing disproportionate asserts to the tune of Rs. 66.65 crore during her first term as Chief Minister from 1991 to 1996. They were also held guilty by the trial court and sentenced to four years with a fine of Rs. 10 crore each. A PIL has been filed in the apex court against Sasikala seeking to restrain her from being sworn in as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister till it decides the DA case against her. This matter is listed for hearing on February 17. (ANI)