General secretary of southern Tamil Nadu state's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), V.K. Sasikala, walks outside the AIADMK headquarters in Chennai. Photo: AFP

Can deceased Indian leader Jayalalithaa’s companion take her place?

V.K. Sasikala, the long-time friend of former Tamil Nadu chief minister, who died in December, faces pushback in her attempts to fill her role

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General secretary of southern Tamil Nadu state's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), V.K. Sasikala, walks outside the AIADMK headquarters in Chennai. Photo: AFP
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