On the surface, Periyakulam, represented by Puratchi Thalaivi J. Jayalalitha's close associate Sasikala Natarajan's nephew T.T.V. Dinakaran, appears "well-developed". If development is defined by miles and miles of well-metalled roads.
Jayalalitha Jayaram has been in a mood for revenge since the run-up to the assembly elections. She swore "to do unto Karunanidhi what he had done to me—throw him in jail". And no sooner than she became chief minister, she set out to achieve just this