Deepa to enter fray

Deepa Jayakumar niece of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa said that she would contest the Dr.Radhakrishnan Nagar bypoll slated forĀ December 21st.She said that she would submit her nomination in a day or two. She had gone to the Secretariat to meet officers in connection with a case she filed against the Government that planned to convert the Poes Garden residence of her aunt into a memorial.

She claimed that Veda Nilayam belonged to her grandmother Sandhya and that after the death of her aunt, she had absolute ownership over the same and hence urged the government to evict persons living in the house and to hand over the vacant possession to her.