Gujarat CM Narendra Modi hails AIADMK`s victory

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi said the AIADMK`s victory is a verdict against corruption and price rise. Modi said he is confident that Jayalalithaa will give an efficient administration.

Last Updated: May 16, 2011, 15:16 PM IST

Chennai: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who was invited to the swearing-in ceremony of J Jayalalithaa here on Monday, said the AIADMK`s victory in the Assembly polls will have its echo on the national politics.

Speaking to reporters, Modi said the AIADMK`s victory is a verdict against corruption and price rise. Modi said he is confident that Jayalalithaa will give an efficient administration.

Jayalalithaa took over as the state`s chief minister for a third time.

On Sunday, Jayalalithaa was congratulated by Sonia Gandhi and was invited by the Congress president for tea. The AIADMK`s arch rival DMK is an ally of the Congress.

IANS