On Monday, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and repeated the earlier demand made by All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s,to accord Bharat Ratna to former Chief Ministers of Tamil Nadu J. Jayalalithaa and C.N. Annadurai.
After meeting the Prime Minister ,Palaniswami told media that “During the meeting with the Prime Minister today we reiterated our earlier demand to accord Bharat Ratna for ‘Amma’ and Aringer Anna. We also demanded to change the name of Chennai Central Railway Station as Dr MGR Central Railway Station,”
Also TN CM requested Prime Minister to” allocate the pending local body funds immediately to undertake welfare schemes.” He also pointed that the decision for the reduction of taxes on fuel will be taken only after considering the financial requirements of the state. He stated that the decision regarding pre-polls will be taken after the announcement of poll dates.