Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O.Paneerselvam led a silent march of party functionaries from Anna Salai to the memorial on the Marina. They were clad in black shirts and paid floral tributes to their dead leader. Both the Chief Minister and his Deputy placed a wreath, stood with folded hands and bowed down to pay their respect.
They also paid tributes at the memorial of the party founder and late Chief Minister M.G Ramachandran. Later on they took an oath that the golden rule of Amma would continue. There was a steady stream of visitors at the memorial, some of them paid a tearful homage to her.