Theni (Tamil Nadu), Feb 17 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to merge both factions of the AIADMK. During his speech, the Deputy CM said, “PM Modi told me to save the party, you should merge both AIADMK factions. I agreed but said that I will not become a minister and will only take party position.” He added that PM Modi forced him to be a minister and asked him to continue with politics. “PM said no no, you should be a minister and continue with politics, and that is why today, I am a minister,” he asserted.
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