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Q.997

The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, J. Jayalalithaa announced to the State Assembly, plans for a gigantic statue in the historic city of Madurai. It is being inevitably seen as a counter to the previous regime's statue of the poet Thiruvalluvar at Kanyakumari, with hints being dropped to it outsizing that stature.

Which "mother", representing an abstract but fond Tamil concept, is this statue of?

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