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UPDATE: V K Sasikala heads back to prison after parole ends

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October 12, 2017 09:18

Deposed All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader V K Sasikala makes her way back to Parappana Agrahara central jail in Bengaluru after her five-day parole, for visiting her husband in a hospital in Chennai, ended on Wednesday. 

She visited her husband M Natarajan, who underwent liver and kidney transplantation at a hospital in Chennai, on all five days of her parole period, including Wednesday.

According to Gleneagles Global Health City, where Natarajan, 74, underwent organ transplantations on October 4 and a tracheostomy two days later, is recovering well.

Sasikala, who was removed from the party last month by Chief Minister K Palaniswami-led camp, had arrived in Chennai on the night of October 6 to a enthusiastic albeit subdued welcome.

She has been lodged in the Parapana Agrahara central jail since February this year after the Supreme Court upheld her conviction by a special court in a disproportionate assets case.

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