NEW DELHI: The AIADMK greeting “Pratchithalaivi Tamil Tai Amma seems to have caught the imagination of the Lok Sabha There were a few moments of laughter after Lower House on Friday, AIADMK leader quintessentially began to question the import of Chinese goods “Pratchithalaivi Tamil Tai Amma ”
As if part of a collective joy, Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman replied in the same vein Tamil, saying, «Puraichithalaivi Amma – in” a letter was received, and the government is working on it.
Full House- opposition from the treasury benches started thumping desks and chanting «Amma Amma.” This was probably the first instance when the minister answered the question of Tamil at home.
AIADMK MP Radhakrishnan, had raised the issue of the Tamil speaking Chinese crackers being brought illegally harming the domestic industry in India Sivakasi Tamil Nadu, it caters almost all the country’s demand for firecrackers.
He spoke to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha’s letters to the Centre in this regard, and wanted to know what action has been taken.