Submitted by Kumuda on Sat, 2016-12-10 18:08 Chennai: Sasikala Natarajan, close aide of J Jayalalithaa may soon become a top decision-maker in the AIADMK party. If the tweet by the party is anything to go by, the senior functionaries of AIADMK have urged Sasikala to lead the party on the path shown by Puratchi Thalaivi Amma. Senior functionaries of AIADMK urge Thirumathi Sasikala to lead the party on the path shown by Puratchi Thalaivi Amma. — AIADMK (@AIADMKOfficial) December 10, 2016 It is learnt that senior party leaders have been making frequent visits to Sasikala Natarajan at Poes Garden and having closed-door deliberations with her. Since, Sasikala took in-charge of Jayalalithaa's treatment, she is now considered the 'most important' person in the party. Besides, there have been reports that how Sasikala influenced the decision to have swearing-in ceremony of O Panneerselvam within hours of Jayalalithaa's demise. Considering her influence over the party cadre, there are clear indications that Sasikala is all set to play a bigger role Jayalalithaa was the party's general secretary of AIADMK for 27 years. With her demise, the party is eagerly looking to fill-up the post soon.