Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam has taken the portfolios of Tamilnadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa .
The statement from Raj Bhavan on Wednesday that reallocation of the portfolios was done based on the advice of Jayalalithaa.
DMK President M. Karunanidhi wondered how Jayalalithaa gave her consent over reallocation of the portfolios, when several leaders, including the Tamil Nadu Governor, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and others, were not allowed to see her.
Jayalalithaa held the portfolios of Public, Indian Administrative Service, Indian Police Service, Indian Forest Service, General Administration, District Revenue Officers, and Home.
Meanwhile Arun Jaitley and Amit Shah today visited Apollo Hospital ,Jaitley tweeted ”visited Apollo hospital Chennai today. I wish J Jayalalithaa Ji, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu a speedy recovery.”