Tamizhagam, when literally translated, means home of Tamil. (ANI Photo)
A debate was triggered after the governor said Tamizhagam was a more appropriate name for the state than Tamil Nadu, bringing him in the line of fire of several political parties
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Amid the controversy, ‘#GetOut Ravi’ was trending on Twitter for a few days, and posters with the hashtag were spotted in parts of Chennai. The Tamil Nadu Assembly also saw a stormy session last week with several leaders staging a walkout after the governor began his speech.