Many AIADMK leaders have conducted prayers on June 22 for rain in various parts of the State. In Chennai, the party propaganda secretary M. Thambi Durai involved in an event at Kurungaleeswarar temple in Koyambedu, moreover the Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar also participated in prayers at Gangadeeshwarar temple at Purasawalkam.
School Education Minister K.A. Secretary presented an event at Subramanyaswamy temple near Gobichettypalayam. And also, Agriculture Minister R. Doraikannu at Adhikumbeshwarar temple at Kumbakonam, Food Minister R. Kamaraj at Thyagarajaswamy temple in Tiruvarur. Social Welfare minister V. Saroja at Pon Varadarajaperumal temple, Rasipuram, and Cooperation Minister Sellur K. Raju at Meenakshi Amman temple in Madurai.
The prayers concurred with the DMK’s distress to highlight the State government’s ‘failure’ to tackle the water scarcity.