Bangalore: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, granted bail by Supreme Court in the disproportionate assets case is expected to step out of the prison today after completion of formalities.
Jayalalithaa's senior councel B Kumar is due to approach the special court that sentenced her to four years in jail, to furnish surety for her release after receiving copy of the Supreme Court order.
‘Amma''s supporters are anxiously waiting for her to step out of the prison.
Yesterday AIADMK supporters erupted into boisterous celebrations near the Parappana Agrahara Central Prison, where Jayalalithaa is lodged since September 27, after the news broke about the apex court granting bail to her. They danced in joy and hailed their leader.
Tight security was in place in and around the jail complex where prohibitory orders were in force with over 1,000 policemen on duty, apart from senior officials, including five DCPs. City Armed Reserve force was also deployed, additional commissioner of police (Law and Order) Alok Kumar said.