10:45AM – Jayalalithaa to take oath as Tamil Nadu CM; supporters gather outside Madras University.
11:01AM – Jayalalitha reaches Madras University; superstar Rajanikanth also present.
11:01AM – Governor K Rossaiah arrives.
11:07AM – Oath taking ceremony begins.
11:10AM – Jayalalitha takes oath as Tamil Nadu CM
11:12AM – Jayalalitha takes charge as Tamil Nadu CM
AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa was sworn in today for the fifth time as Tamil Nadu chief minister, nearly eight months after she was forced to quit over corruption charges.
Governor K Rosaiah gave oath to Jayalalitha at the Madras University Centenary Auditorium. Actor Rajinikanth, ICC Chairman N. Srinivasan and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan attended the ceremony.
Jayalalithaa will be holding the key portfolios of home, police, public, all India services, general administration and district revenue officers.