Durai Dayanidhi

  • Granite mining scam: Alagiri's son questioned by police December 28, 2012

    Chennai: Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi was grilled by police in Tamil Nadu's Madurai in connection with illegal mining of granite by a company in which he was a director. A prime accused in the case, Dayanidhi was on the run for several months till the Madras High Court...
  • Mining scam: Police summon Alagiri's son December 26, 2012

    Madurai: Madurai police on Wednesday issued summons to Union Steel Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi once again in connection with the multi-crore granite mining scam. Durai Dayanidhi had on December 14 surrendered at a Madurai court four days after being granted anticipatory bail in the granite scam case by...
  • Granite scam: Durai Dayanidhi surrenders in Madurai court December 14, 2012

    Chennai: Union Steel Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi on Friday surrendered at a Madurai court four days after being granted anticipatory bail in the granite scam case by the Madras High Court. Accompanied by a battery of advocates and DMK workers, he paid a personal security of Rs 10,000,...
  • Illegal granite mining: Durai granted anticipatory bail December 10, 2012

    Chennai: A Madurai court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to the son of DMK MP Alagiri, Durai Dayanidhi, who is wanted in 30,000 crore illegal granite mining scam. A total of 17 FIRs have been filed against eight companies, including Olympus, in connection with the scam. As many as 60 people...
  • Cong favours Durai Dayanidhi surrending before court October 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress on Monday favoured absconding grandson of DMK chief M Karunanidhi surrendering before the authorities in the wake of a non-bailable warrant against him in a case relating to illegal granite quarrying. "There are no two opinions. It is a very clear position of our party. Our line...
  • HC stays non-bailable warrant against Alagiri's son October 18, 2012

    Madurai: Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Thursday kept in abeyance till November 2 a non-bailable warrant issued against Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi in an illegal granite quarrying case. Passing the order on a petition by Dayanidhi seeking quashing of the NBW issued by the...
  • Don't know why Durai is hiding: Karunanidhi October 16, 2012

    Chennai: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK supremo M Karunanidhi on Monday said he had no idea why his grandson, Durai Dayanidhi, was hiding, adding that the government and the judiciary could proceed legally. Durai, the son of Karunanidhi's son and DMK MP Alagiri, is wanted in an illegal...
  • Granite scam: Alagiri's daughter-in-law appears before police October 7, 2012

    Chennai: The Rs 16,000 crore granite mining scam in Tamil Nadu is creating ripples among the high profile. Union Minister Alagiri's daughter-in-law Anusha appeared before the Madurai Police on Sunday. This comes days after the Madras High Court dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Anusha's husband Durai Dayanidhi in connection with...
  • DMK meet to discuss arrest of leaders, alliance issues October 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The DMK executive is scheduled to hold an emergency meet in Chennai on Monday to discuss the arrest of some of its leaders and other alliance issues. The meet takes place against the backdrop of the lookout notice against Karunanidhi's grandson DMK leader and union Minister Alagiri's son Durai...
  • Anticipatory bail plea of MK Alagiri's son rejected September 25, 2012

    Chennai: The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court bench dismissed the anticipatory bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi on Tuesday in connection with the illegal granite quarrying case. Durai Dayanidhi is among the 60 people named in the FIR related to the illegal granite mining...
  • TN: Over 50 arrested in Rs 16,000-cr granite scam September 17, 2012

    Madurai: The Rs 16,000 crore granite mining scam in Tamil Nadu is creating ripples among the high profile. Over 50 people have been arrested and the search is on for union minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi. Durai Dayanidhi is on the wanted list of the Tamil Nadu police for...
  • Madurai granite scam: Raids at 34 places September 15, 2012

    Madurai: Vigilance authorities raided 34 places in Madurai in connection with the granite mining scam on Saturday. Cases against two IAS officers who served as Madurai Collectors have been filed. The IAS officers allegedly falsified records and covered up illegal quarrying by PRP exports. Cases against five other officers have also been...
  • Mining scam: Bail hearing of Alagiri's son adjourned September 11, 2012

    Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court adjourned the anticipatory bail plea hearing of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi till September 21. The Tamil Nadu Police had issued a look out notice against him for his alleged roles in the granite mining scam. The police has...
  • Mining scam: HC to hear bail plea of Alagiri's son September 11, 2012

    Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court will hear the anticipatory bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi on Tuesday. The Tamil Nadu Police had issued a look out notice against him for his alleged roles in the granite mining scam. The police has been...
  • Mining scam: Alagiri son's bail hearing adjourned September 4, 2012

    Chennai: The hearing on the anticipatory bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi has been adjourned till next Monday. The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court will hear his plea in the granite mining scam. Dayanidhi was director of one of the eight mining companies named in the...
  • TN: Court to hear bail plea of Alagiri's son September 4, 2012

    Chennai: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court is set to hear the bail plea of Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi. The police had issued a look out notice against him and several others for their alleged roles in the multi-crore granite mining scam. Dayanidhi was the director...
  • TN police issue lookout notice for Alagiri's son August 31, 2012

    Chennai: A look out notice has been issued for Durai Dayanidhi, the son of DMK MP Alagiri. According to Tamil Nadu police sources, Durai is wanted for questioning in an illegal granite mining case. Sources further said that the Tamil Nadu police have also asked the immigration department to stop Durai,...
  • DMK shows its strength at Alagiri son's wedding November 19, 2010

    Madurai: The most awaited wedding in the DMK family is finally over. It was not just a personal occasion for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's family but also what a show of political strength. The wedding was engineered to create the impression that the political alliance between the DMK and the...