Politics How Tamil Nadu barely saved the ruling AIADMK Updated : May 24, 2019 10:01 AM IST The notices were issued to A Prabhu, Kallakurichi MLA, VT Kalaiselvan, Vriddhachalam MLA and and E Rathinasabapathy, Aranthangi MLA. Having disqualified 18 MLAs in September 2017 in a bid to save the Edappadi Palaniswai led government, they also fought long protracted legal battles to uphold the right of doing so. Four other seats fell vacant as MLAs either passed away or were forced to resign and the state had 22 Assembly seats vacant. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.