Chennai: Deepa Jayakumar, the niece of J Jayalalithaa, was not allowed to enter the home of the former Chief Minister in posh Poes Garden on Sunday afternoon, sources said.
Deepa, who heads the MGR Amma Deepa Peravai, arrived at the Poes Garden residence off Cathedral Road in Chennai at around 11 am along with her husband Madhavan.
But when she reached there, she was stopped and roughed up by security guards, as per sources.
After Jayalalithaa’s death, Jayakumar had floated her own party MGR Amma Deepa Peravai in February. She also claims to be legal heir of the property that belonged to the former Chief Minister.