Dinakaran faction wants TN CM changed

Chennai: The AIADMK group headed by jailed General Secretary V.K. Sasikala's nephew T.T.V. Dinakaran on Tuesday informed Governor C.V. Rao that it wants the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister to be changed, a faction member said. Speaking to a television channel Sasikala-Dinakaran loyalist Thangathamizh Chelvan said: "We have told the Governor that we will be taking steps to change Chief Minister K. Palaniswami." He said: "We are taking steps to change the Chief Minister." According to him, the party legislators would meet and elect a new Chief Minister. The Dinakaran faction was upset over their isolation in the party. Nineteen legislators belonging to the Dinakaran faction met the Governor on Tuesday at Raj Bhavan.

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