CCTV footage shows Sasikala entering jail in civilian clothes, alleges D Roopa- Watch video

 Roopa submitted the footage of the central prison complex, as part of her statement on Saturday. 


Aug 21, 2017, 10:49 AM IST

Talks on AIADMK merger has moved a step forward: Panneerselvam

Panneerselvam on Sunday said the talks on merger of AIADMK factions led by him and Palaniswami had moved a step forward.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

'Panneerselvam to head merged AIADMK, Palaniswami will continue to be Tamil Nadu CM'

Panneerselvam will head a merged AIADMK while Palaniswami will continue to head the government, leader from the Panneerselvam faction has said.

Aug 20, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

AIADMK merger talks: Here's how the numbers of two warring factions stand

Tamil Nadu is all set to witness more significant developments following the merger of the two warring factions of AIADMK. 

Aug 18, 2017, 21:19 PM IST

Merger of E Palaniswamy, O Panneerselvam's AIADMK factions put on hold

In a significant development, the two warring factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam announced a merger at the Jayalalithaa memorial  here on Friday.

Aug 18, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

Tamil Nadu CM agrees to Panneerselvam's demand, orders probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Sasikala is serving a prison term in a disproportionate assets case.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

TTV Dhinakaran warns of 'surgical action' against CM Palaniswami, claims he is in control

T T V Dhinakaran on Thursday warned of 'surgical action' against Chief Minister K Palaniswami and rubbished the party statements questioning his appointment as AIADMK (Amma) Deputy General Secretary and that of party chief VK Sasikala. 

Aug 11, 2017, 00:26 AM IST

AIADMK merger: EPS faction adopts resolution against Sasikala, removes Dinakaran

 The two warring factions of the AIADMK have given in-principle nod to the merger move.

Aug 10, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami's camp questions Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran's appointments

A minister from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami's camp on Saturday questioned AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran's eligibility to name some of his loyalists as party office-bearers.

Aug 05, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

Sasikala jail bribery case: Top cop who alleged special treatment in jail served legal notice

Roopa had alleged that Rs 2 crore had exchanged hands to provide special facilities to Sasikala and had dragged Rao into the case, claiming there was a "talk" that he was also a beneficiary.

Jul 27, 2017, 10:07 AM IST

Sasikala jail perk row: Legal notice sent to DIG Roopa for 'defaming' DG Sathyanarayan Rao

Troubles for former deputy inspector general of police (DIG) (Prisons) Roopa do not cease to end as now a legal notice has been served to her by the lawyer of Director General (Prisons) G. Sathyanarayan Rao.

Jul 26, 2017, 23:28 PM IST

Sasikala, Abdul Karim Telgi had special treatment inside Bengaluru jail, confirm officials

Days after her revelation, the Karnataka government had shunted out Roopa. 

Jul 24, 2017, 09:43 AM IST

D Roopa has been allotted responsible position: Karnataka DGP RK Dutta

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targetted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Jul 18, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Sasikala VIP treatment row: NS Megharik takes additional charge as DG Prisons replacing Satyanarayana Rao

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targeted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Jul 18, 2017, 19:15 PM IST

Ex-IAS officer begins probe into Sasikala 'jail bribery' case

Karnataka govt has appointed retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar to probe into alleged special treatment meted out to Sasikala.

Jul 18, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

DIG Prisons D Roopa who exposed VIP treatment to Sasikala in Bengaluru jail transferred to traffic department

The Karnataka government on Monday shunted out Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons, D Roopa Moudgil who had accused AIADMK general secretary Sasikala of paying Rs 2 crore bribe to ADGP Prisons, H N Sathyanarayana Rao in exchange of undue favours. As per the reports, Roopa has been transferred to traffic department as commissioner for traffic and road safety. 

Jul 17, 2017, 13:35 PM IST

Sasikala jail bribe charge: Govt notice to police officer

In the report, Roopa has also mentioned about the "preferential" treatment being provided to fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi in the prison.

Jul 14, 2017, 22:16 PM IST

AIADMK Chief Sasikala receiving VVIP facilities in jail, alleges DIG (Prisons)

Karnataka's DIG (Prisons) has alleged that AIADMK chief V. Sasikala is receiving VVIP treatment in Bengaluru Central Jail.

Jul 13, 2017, 17:19 PM IST

Sasikala exclusive kitchen in Bengaluru jail row: DIG Roopa stands firm, demands inquiry

Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D. Roopa on Thursday stand firm on her report of special facilities to AIADMK General Secretary and convict Sasikala in Bengaluru central jail. While addressing media, Roopa said that she was on a government sanctioned leave for around 1.5 years but when she came back on duty she found these wrong doings inside the prison. 

Jul 13, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

No VIP treatment to Sasikala, will take action against DIG Roopa for false report, says DG Prisons, dismisses bribery charges

Director General of Prisons (DGP) Satyanarayana Rao who was accused of giving special treatment to AIADMK general secretary V. Sasikala has refuted all the allegation levelled by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D. Roopa and termed them baseless. 

Jul 13, 2017, 11:51 AM IST