DMK planning bigger, better post for scam-tainted Kanimozhi?
The agenda for the meeting will discuss organizational elections and membership matters. The DMK will also discuss the long term plans to formulate regarding the next general elections slated to be held in the next two years. The audit report will also be presented on the occasion. Though not explicitly mentioned in the agenda, there are speculations that Kanimozhi will be given a plump post in the party.
With no statement made, the indications for the same was clear when the party’s literary and cultural wing headed by Kanimozhi organized a public celebration for the first time on the occasion of her 45th birthday. She was however not present at the function.
The occasion however saw Kanimozhi's mother, Rajathi Ammal making an emotional speech that mentioned Kani's ordeal in jail. She said that her daughter went through the ordeal for the sake of the family and the party. She also stated that Kanimozhi did not have any role to play in the scam and that she would prove her innocence in court. Rajathi Ammal is understood to have great influence over Karunanidhi.