End to a year-old relationship - The Hindu
Dec 6, The relationship between J Jayalalithaa and her companion Sasikala Natarajan has been quite well-documented in the history of Tamil Nadu. Dec 6, Jayalalithaa had a roller-coaster relationship with the two Sasikalas, who Talking to India Today, Sasikala Pushpa accused Sasikala. Feb 15, While all eyes are on Sasikala a day after she was convicted by the the Poes Garden residence of J. Jayalalithaa in a car and headed to the.
Who did not question her actions. Who did not argue with her. Who had taken on the responsibility of running her house and who did not advise her on matters of state.
It was annoying, therefore, when people said that Sasikala was behind her many political decisions. It was not only an insult to her as the chief minister but also utter rubbish.
People must understand that a politician also needs someone to look after his or her home. A male politician has a wife at home and a woman politician has a husband or brother to take care of her personal matters. I have no one. It is only because Sasikala stepped in to take care of my household that I was able to devote my full attention to politics. Jayalalithaa's roller-coaster relationship with two Sasikalas Jayalalithaa's roller-coaster relationship with two Sasikalas Jayalalithaa had a roller-coaster relationship with the two Sasikalas, who continued to spar even as the AIADMK chief's health condition was "very critical".
December 6, The two Sasikalas, with whom Jayalalithaa had a roller-coaster relationship, continued to spar even when the AIADMK chief's health condition was pushed back to being "very critical". Raising questions over the MLAs' meet, she alleged that some "unconstitutional authorities" including Sasikala Natarajan may have a hand in it. Sasikala Pushpa suspected of a foul play in the current situation as well. She based her suspicion on nobody being allowed to visit Jayalalithaa for the last two months.
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Her expulsion preceded some dramatic scenes in the Upper House. She alleged that there was a threat to her life, though she did not name anyone. She was a close aide of J. Sasikala is proposed to become the next Chief Minister. Widely considered to be a loner, who cherished her solitude, Jayalalithaa would often confine herself to a room reading one book after another.
In this hour of loneliness, Jayalalithaa would delegate all responsibilities to Sasikala who exploited her trust and began calling shots in the party and the government. Such was their relationship that the two would often wear similar colour sarees. Not much is known about the reclusive Sasikala who has never been interviewed and no one has a whiff of what goes on in her mind.
Her secrets, desires, likes and dislikes are as enigmatic as her.
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And it is best left to her to answer how she looks at this long journey that has seen her rise, fall and rise again. The couple had six children and Sasi, as she was lovingly called, was the fifth. The family moved to Mannargudi in the s and Sasi soon acquired a name for herself in this discreet town for her good looks.
During this time R Natarajan, a DMK sympathiser, who worked as a PRO with the district administration, developed a strong liking for her and approached her parents with a marriage proposal.
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The two finally tied the knot and the event was graced by none other than DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi himself. While the district collector of Cuddalore, Chandralekha, handpicked by MGR, took most of the credit, it was Natarajan, whose media management skills helped the rally get such an adulatory response. Natarajan then went to court and in he was reinstated as the PRO and began to work with Chandralekha. Thereafter, she bought herself a camera and began shooting events for whatever little money.