Watch Jayalalithaa’s dead body visuals from Poes Garden in Chennai. Earlier, the Tamil Nadu government shifted her body from Apollo Hospitals to her residence at Poes Garden in an ambulance amidst tight security. People were seen weeping inconsolably while standing either side of the road as the ambulance passed by. The state government announced that Chief Minister Jayalalithaa had passed away at 11.30 pm on Monday. The government declared three days holidays for government and private educational institutions in the state.