Eviction drama in TN Assembly over hooch tragedy issue

Addressing the media outside the House, Palaniswami said he wanted to flag the Kallakurichi hooch tragedy, which he said has left "50 persons dead."

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 21, 2024 | 3:00 PMUpdatedJun 21, 2024 | 3:00 PM

AIADMK members being evicted out of the Assembly

AIADMK members in the Tamil Nadu Assembly were evicted en masse on Friday, 21 June, after the main opposition tried to raise the Kallakurichi hooch tragedy during Question Hour. The eviction followed the members refusing to raise the matter during Zero Hour as the Speaker suggested. The Speaker subsequently withdrew the ruling following an appeal by Chief Minister MK Stalin.

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