Expelled AIADMK chief V Ok Sasikala was discharged from a hospital right here on Sunday after recovering from COVID-19, days after she was let out by the jail officers on completion of her jail time period in a corruption case, authorities mentioned.
The household has determined to take Sasikala, an in depth aide of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, to Chennai, sources near her mentioned, including the hospital has suggested her to be below self-quarantine for a while.
Sasikala was admitted to the Victoria Hospital after she examined constructive for COVID-19 just lately whereas below judicial custody.
Jail authorities right here had formally launched her on January 27 after she accomplished the four-year jail time period in a Rs 66 crore disproportionate property case.
On the recommendation of medical doctors, she remained within the hospital and was discharged on Sunday after her newest take a look at experiences got here damaging for COVID-19, hospital officers mentioned.
An enormous crowd of her supporters greeted Sasikala as she got here out of the hospital.
Greater than 300 police personnel have been deployed within the space to make sure regulation and order, police mentioned.
Sambasivan, certainly one of her supporters from Hosur within the border district of Krishnagiri in Tamil Nadu, instructed PTI that this was like a competition for him.
Her launch comes forward of the meeting elections probably in April-Could this 12 months in Tamil Nadu.