According to the latest reports, former TN Chief Minister, late J Jayalalithaaa’s lieutenant V K Sasikala is currently in Bengaluru jail, serving her four year imprisonment, and will be released on 27th January, 2021 from the Parappana Agrahara Central Prison.
On having a query with RTI regarding Sasikala’s release, the Prison’s Public Information Officer said that the release date of Sasikala 27th January, 2021 but only when she pays the default fine of Rs 10 Crores, if she fails to pay then her release date will get postponed to the next year 27th February, 2022.
The officials have also stated that the release date of Sasikala might change if she makes use of the parole facility. Convict Sasikala has already spent a total of 35 days in prison in the year 1997 and 2014 and got a parole of 17 days in the year 2017. On 15th February, 2017, Sasikala surrendered herself before the court in Bengaluru and was jailed in Parappana Agrahara Central Prison.