Sasikala to be released tomorrow

Bengaluru: Expelled AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, serving a jail term in Bengaluru in a corruption case and presently under treatment for coronavirus, will be released from prison on Wednesday.

Sasikala had contracted the virus on 20 January and soon after her sister-in-law J Ilavarasi, who is also serving a jail term in the corruption case and was found Covid-19 positive. Ilavarasi is also recovering well, hospital staff said.

Sasikala was sentenced to four years imprisonment in February 2017 in the Rs 66 crore disproportionate assets case.


NT Bureau