People pay homage to Jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa, the hugely popular south Indian actress who later turned to politics and became the highest elected official in the State of Tamil Nadu, died Monday. She was 68. She was serving her 5th term as a Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

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India Jayalalithaa Mourning

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center, greets supporters of India's Tamil Nadu state's former Chief Minister, Jayaram Jayalalithaa, after paying his last respects to her, outside an auditorium in Chennai, India, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Jayalalithaa, the hugely popular south Indian actress who later turned to politics and became the highest elected official in the state of Tamil Nadu, died Monday. She was 68. Photo: AP