Claiming that he’s not price crores of rupees in order to be served authorized discover by the ruling DMK, BJP Tamil Nadu chief Ok Annamalai on Tuesday stated he wouldn’t be cowed down by such threats as his purpose is to serve the folks.
Reacting to the DMK’s demand for an unconditional public apology for his remarks on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Ok Stalin’s Dubai journey, Annamalai stated he had obtained the authorized seen served to him by DMK’s organising secretary R S Bharathi via the senior advocate P Wilson, on Tuesday morning at Kamalalayam, BJP state headquarters right here.
“I have also received a notice even from BGR energy. Including Rs 100 crore (damages) demanded by DMK’s organising secretary, I have received notices for over Rs 600 crore. I am not worth that much…I have (few) cows and goats in my village. You can take them,” Annamalai stated.
Chatting with reporters, he dared Bharathi to have him arrested for allegedly claiming he had blackmailed former AIADMK ministers. “I will be here in the office. Arrest me if you have proof, failing which people will realise that this is another of your lie,” he stated.
In contrast to many DMK leaders, he selected the BJP solely to “help the people, to serve them,” and was able to face hundreds of such notices. As soon as his tenure as BJP state president ended, he would return to his Thottampatti village and resume farming, Annamalai stated.
“To me, politics is only a means to serve the people and I did not join the BJP aspiring to become the Chief Minister,” he added.