AIADMK Chief J Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu will be held at 11 am on 23rd May at Madras Centenary Auditorium.Earlier in the day, AIADML MLAs unanimously elected Jayalalithaa as the leader of legislature party in the meeting that took place at around 7 am. Chief Minister O Panneerselvam went to Raj Bhavan immediately to submit his resignation to the Governor.
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah accepted the resignation of O anneerselvam & his council of ministers, and invited Jayalalithaa to form the Government.Jayalalithaa left her Poes Garden residence at 1.30 pm and its her first public appearance since September 2014. She went to Raj Bhavan to meet Governor and submitted a list of 29 ministers to form the new government. For some reason, Jayalalithaa sacked Forest Minister MSM Anandan from the cabinet. There are no other changes and O Pannerselvam to become Finance Minister yet again.