Jayalalithaa Returns: Raninikanth, Sarathkumar and others attend
Jayalalithaa Returns: Raninikanth, Sarathkumar and others attendIANS/Twitter

Here is a day of celebration for Tamilians, who were awaiting the return of J Jayalalithaa as Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister. 

AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa was sworn-in as the CM of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time on Saturday, 23 May.

The grand event took place at the centenary hall of the Madras University on Saturday, which saw the presence of 28 ministers and many other film celebrities, including Rajinikanth, Sarathkumar, Sivakumar, Karthi, Arjun, Prabhu, Vikram Prabhu, producer Kalaipuli S. Thanu,  among many others.

Fans of Jaya, who are celebrating the moment also took to micro-blogging site Twitter, resulting in hashtags #JayaReturns and #Tamil Nadu Chief Minister trending on the site. 

Check out the photos of Jayalalitha's swearing-in ceremony below: