Tamil Nadu CM, deputy unveil Jayalalithaa's statue at party office

Tamil Nadu CM E Palaniswami and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam unveiled statue of former TN CM Jayalalithaa at AIADMK office on her birth anniversary. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 24, 2018, 09.04 AM (IST)

Tamil Nadu chief minister  Edappadi K Palaniswami and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam unveiled the statue of former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa at the AIADMK office on the occasion of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s birth anniversary.

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Later in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Tamil Nadu government`s Amma Two-wheeler Scheme here.

The scheme, which aims at providing 50 percent subsidy to all the working women to buy two-wheelers, was a pet project of Jayalalithaa.

On Sunday, Prime Minister will be visiting Puducherry. He will offer floral tributes to Shri Aurobindo at Aurobindo Ashram and interact with students of Sri Aurobindo International Centre of Education. He will also visit Auroville to release a commemorative postage stamp on the golden jubilee celebrations of Auroville followed by addressing a public meeting in Puducherry.

Later in the evening, the Prime Minister will be in Surat for the flagging off of the `Run for New India Marathon`.