Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami visited the site on Tuesday and reviewed the progress of the construction of the memorial in memory of the late leader of AIADMK and former chief minister Jayalalithaa. The works are almost finished.
Minister of Fisheries D. Jayakumar, Chief Secretary K. Shanmugam and other officials accompanied the Chief Minister to the waterfront of the marina.
Mr Palaniswami will likely leave for Delhi next week. He is expected to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to participate in the unveiling of the memorial.