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AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran booked


April 17,New Delhi: The crime branch of Delhi Police today booked AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran for allegedly trying to bribe an Election Commission official to get the ‘two leaves’ poll symbol in the by-election to R K Nagar Assembly seat.

I will deal with the case legally, says Dinakaran after being booked by Delhi Police

Dinakaran, a leader of the AIADMK faction led by his jailed aunt V K Sasikala, was booked following the arrest of Sukesh Chandrasekhar, a middleman, from a five-star hotel here yesterday.

“It has been learnt that Sukesh had struck a deal for Rs. 50 crore for helping the AIADMK faction keep the ‘two leaves’ symbol. Police has recovered Rs. 1.30 crore from Sukesh and two cars — a BMW and a Mercedes — have also been seized,” said a senior police officer.