Jayalalitha, in her bail plea to SC pleaded that she has been sentenced to just four years of jail and that she is also suffering from multiple ailments. Hence, she needs an immediate relief. She also pleaded not guilty as she did not misuse the powers of a CM. The former chief minister of Tamil Nadu also said that she should be shown leniency for being a senior citizen and a woman.
The 66 year old politician has been denied bail by the Karnataka high court on October 7 in the 66 crore disproportionate assets case.