Setback for Sasikala as SC restores conviction in disproportionate assets case

New Delhi: In a major setback for AIADMK General Secretary Sasikala Natarajan, who is aspiring to be the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, the Supreme Court on Tuesday restored her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.

A Supreme Court division bench set aside a Karnataka High Court order staying Sasikala’s conviction by a trial court.