Chennai: With the marketing campaign warmth for the meeting election selecting up in Tamil Nadu, DMK president M Ok Stalin accused Edappadi Ok Palaniswami of kicking the ladder (V Ok Sasikala) that helped him develop in his political profession. Betrayal is extra toxic than a snake or a lizard, he mentioned on Sunday.
Addressing an election assembly at Uthiramerur in Kancheepuram district in assist of the candidates of the DMK and its allied events, Stalin mentioned it was not the individuals who voted Palaniswami to change into the chief minister. “He grew to become the chief minister as a result of (former chief minister) J Jayalalithaa died and (deputy chief minister) O Panneerselvam grew to become indignant,” Stalin mentioned.
“After I say Palaniswami crawled to get the chief minister’s put up for himself, he mentioned he’s not a snake or a lizard to crawl. However he has kicked the ladder (Sasikala) that helped him and betrayal is extra toxic than a snake or lizard,” Stalin mentioned.
The DMK president additionally known as Palaniswami a chameleon for altering his stand on the brand new farm legal guidelines as election is drawing nearer. “The DMK and our allied events have been opposing the three new farm legal guidelines proper from the start. The AIADMK not solely prolonged its assist to the brand new legal guidelines however chief minister Palaniswami additionally termed protesting farmers as brokers and brokers. Now, because the election to Tamil Nadu state meeting is nearing, he has modified his stance like a chameleon and says he’ll oppose the farm legal guidelines,” Stalin mentioned.
Persevering with his relentless assault on the chief minister, Stalin even sought to demolish Palaniswami’s oft-repeated declare that the AIADMK authorities, with its amicable relationship with the BJP authorities on the Centre, has been capable of get monetary help each time required for the state. “It’s a blatant lie. The state requested the Centre for Rs 22,573 crore as damages because of Cyclone Vardah, but it surely bought solely Rs 766 crore. For Cyclone Ockhi, the demand was Rs 9,302 crore and the state obtained solely Rs 133 crore and within the case of Cyclone Gaja, the state requested Rs 17,899 crore, the Centre gave solely Rs 1,145 crore,” Stalin mentioned.