Estranged AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran launches Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam party
- “Amma Makkal Munnetra
Kazhagam” (AMMK) is the name of the newly floated political party by Tamil
Nadu’s R.K. Nagar MLA T.T.V. Dhinakaran.
- The name of the party was announced by
him in Madurai on 15 March 2018.
- AMMK’s party flag, which was also unveiled on
the occasion, has black, white and red stripes and the image of late Tamil Nadu
Chief Minister Jayalalithaa at the centre.
- Dhinakaran was the Treasurer of AIADMK Party and had served
as the member of Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha.
- He is also the nephew of V. K.
Sasikala, Jayalalitha’s close friend. He won the highly anticipated R.K. Nagar
by-election in December 2017.