In an unprecedented move, almost all AIADMK Ministers have gathered at Apollo Hospital in Chennai. There has been heavy security deployment not only at the Hospital but all over Chennai. Few clashes and scuffle have been going on between AIADMK Supporters and Police forces.
Heavy police force deployment seen outside Apollo hospital in Chennai as huge crowd gathers after hearing about TN CM's cardiac arrest. pic.twitter.com/K2H7KiPssu
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As a precautionary measure, 30 companies of CRPF have landed in Chennai to provide security to the City. Petrol Bunks have been shut down from tonight, Schools and Universities have declared a Holiday tomorrow. Anna University Exams which are scheduled to be held tomorrow, have also been postponed considering a safety angle.
Currently Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has reached Chennai and is will be reaching Apollo Hospital at the earliest. Union Health Minister J P Nadda has also been briefed by Apollo Hospital Dean Prathap C Reddy regarding the treatment given to TN CM J Jayalalitha.
Rumors around the grapevine suggest that PM Narendra Modi might visit the City tomorrow.