Chennai, Could 4
A video clip of two DMK males eradicating and throwing away two flex boards embossed with the identify and film of ‘Amma’ from a state-run canteen right here went viral on Tuesday they usually have been expelled from the celebration.
The celebration filed a police criticism in opposition to them and the duo was arrested, DMK chief and former Mayor of Chennai, Ma Subramanian advised reporters.
The boards have been positioned once more in the identical spots within the canteen and the 2 males have been booked underneath varied sections of the IPC, he mentioned.
‘Amma’ is a well-liked moniker of late Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa and low value ‘Amma Canteens’ are run by civic our bodies in Tamil Nadu and right here by the Chennai Company.
The flex kind boards had Tamil phrases saying ‘Amma Canteen,’ along with info on meals that was being served within the eatery.
Subramanian mentioned celebration chief M Ok Stalin ordered the expulsion of the 2 males from the celebration, submitting a police criticism in opposition to them and placing the boards again in the identical place.
“They do not maintain any posts within the celebration. They have been atypical members and have been expelled. Occasion mouthpiece Murasoli will carry the information on their expulsion in tomorrow’s version,” Subaramanian mentioned.
The video, apparently shot on a cell phone by unknown individuals additionally confirmed ladies, who gave the impression to be employees quietly standing and witnessing the vandalism.
The clip that went viral on social media was additionally posted by the AIADMK on its Twitter deal with.
The AIADMK additionally shared pictures that confirmed a framed image of Jayalalithaa mendacity on the ground, greens and a few utensils strewn across the canteen kitchen.
In one other image, two policemen have been seen assessing the scene of vandalism whereas employees appeared on.
A video clip of a board being positioned once more from the place it was eliminated within the canteen can also be being extensively shared by the DMK males. PTI