CM Palaniswami sacks IT minister M Manikandan from his cabinet
Since he took office in the year 2017, the Tamil Nadu CM has been sacked IT Minister, M Manikandan from his cabinet. The move comes hours after Manikandan publicly criticized his colleague and the animal husbandry minister, Udumalai K Radhakrishnan, as Tamil Nadu Arasu Cable TV Corporation chairman.
As per the Raj Bhavan statement “Governor of Tamil Nadu has accepted the recommendation of the chief minister to drop M Manikandan from the council of ministers. Based on the recommendation, the portfolio of IT has been reallocated to RB Udhayakumar, minister for revenue and disaster management.”