On Might 30, claims of Tamil Nadu’s present Finance Minister Palanivel Thiagarajan being a United States citizen went viral. Saravanaprasad Balasubramanian, Editorial Member of Information Portal Mediyaan, alleged in a Twitter submit that on scanning American Citizenship Information, it was discovered Thiagarajan is a US citizen. Thiagarajan had replied to comparable allegations on Might 20 and used ‘cow urine’ jibe to reply the netizen who had raised the allegations.
Within the submit, Balasubramanian stated, “American Citizenship File scan reveals that the present Tamilnadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiagarajan as a US Citizen. In accordance with Indian regulation, it’s unlawful for a international citizen to contest in any election or vote.”
It seems like Palanivel Thiagarajan violated the Indian regulation and it must be probed.
Discover his spouse’s title too.
Right here is the proof.https://t.co/jKLR6MgkRs
— Saravanaprasad Balasubramanian (@BS_Prasad) May 30, 2021
Within the subsequent tweet, he referred to a Fb submit by one Narenthiran PS the place he had claimed to have discovered Thiagarajan’s report as a US citizen.
In a follow-up submit written in Tamil, he wrote, “It’s generally attainable to know info corresponding to a US citizen or a inexperienced card holder or an H1-B visa. When you pay for it as already stated. The knowledge I’ve taken a couple of Tamil Nadu Finance Minister was additionally taken from an analogous firm. I’m stopping with this although I can get extra data than that.” He detailed out how somebody can take US citizenship and added, “Additional minister can show himself like that. The reality is that it doesn’t even take 5 minutes. However let’s wait and see if he does.”
After we tried looking the American citizenship database on instantcheckmate.com, we discovered one report related to the title Palanivel Thiagarajan. Although two individuals can have comparable names, what attracted our consideration was the title of attainable family that included “Margaret Rajan”.
It must be famous that Thiagarajan is married to a US citizen named Margaret and has two youngsters. Thiagarajan had lived within the US for 20 years after he left India in 1987. Margaret was his classmate and later married him. In 2007, after his father’s demise, he returned to India. In 2011, he moved to Singapore for a job and stayed there for 4 years. In 2015, he returned to India for good and contested the election in 2016 beneath DMK.
Thiagarajan had laughed on the allegations
This isn’t the primary time Thiagarajan is dealing with allegations related along with his citizenship. On Might 20, an nameless Twitter deal with made comparable allegations wherein the consumer had claimed Thiagarajan maintain an OCI card.
He quoted the tweet whereas utilizing the ‘cow urine’ jibe and stated, “Filtered idiots have grow to be insane from consuming an excessive amount of cow urine – alleging I’m on OCI cardholder (who can’t even vote).” The nameless account has since been suspended.