Chennai : In reverence to the late AIADMK supremo J Jayalalitha, a party leader held his son’s wedding ceremony on the premises of the Samadhi of Jayalalitha’s on the Marina beach here on Wednesday.
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The final resting place of Jayalalitha was decked up for the occasion with a colourful array of flowers and garlands as S P Sambasivaraman alias Satish, son of city based AIADMK leader S Bhavanishankar, tied the knot with R Deepika in a traditional ceremony.
Party workers said the marriage at ‘Amma’s (Jayalalitha) mausoleum gave them the satisfaction of the wedding being blessed by the late leader. Using flowers, two leaves symbol of the AIADMK was drawn in green on the samadhi’s floor and the portrait of Jayalalitha was decorated with garlands.
Party sources said special permission was obtained from authorities to solemnize the marriage at the mausoleum. Veteran party leader A Thamizh Magan Hussain, former State Minister S Gokula Indira presided over the wedding, attended by party workers among others.