The AIADMK headquarters within the metropolis can proceed to stay underneath lock and seal until time the difficulty is resolved by applicable civil court docket, the senior advocate representing ousted occasion chief O Panneerselvam (OPS) advised the Madras Excessive Courtroom on Friday.
When the 2 prison unique petitions from occasion interim Common Secretary Okay Palaniswami and Panneerselvam got here up for additional listening to immediately, the latter’s senior counsel R Ramesh advised Justice N Sathish Kumar that the work of the Income Divisional Officer-cum-executive Justice of the Peace, who affixed the seal on the doorways of the occasion workplace on July 11, is to not discover out who was in precise possession or who has the suitable to own the occasion workplace.
The dispute between each the events needs to be resolved solely by the court docket. Until then, it has to stay underneath lock and seal, he mentioned.
Nonetheless, Vijay Narayan, the senior counsel for Palaniswami (EPS) claimed that the incumbent occasion chief was in precise possession of the headquarters workplace, the ‘MGR Maaligai’.
In her report, the RDO submitted that the disputed property is located in a weak space and extra breach of peace will trigger additional ramifications which will probably be troublesome to include and may transcend management, till there’s a clear-cut place with regard to the possession concern.
The dispute between each the events needs to be resolved solely by the suitable court docket. Until then, the occasion workplace might stay underneath lock and seal, she added.
The inspector hooked up to Royapettah police station additionally filed his counter, as directed by the decide, substantiating the necessity to affix the seal.
As directed on Thursday, the extra public prosecutor filed the report and produced the video clippings of the incident, immediately.
And the decide reserved his orders, after directing the events to file their reply-affidavits.
Supporters of rival leaders-Palaniswami and Panneerselvam, clashed outdoors the occasion hq on Monday when the AIADMK’s common council elected EPS as interim common secretary, whereas expelling OPS.
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