India, Sept. 16 -- The Commission of Inquiry probing the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa told the Supreme Court on Thursday that it is in a position to submit its report within a month as only four witnesses remain to be examined.

The commission headed by Justice (Retd) A Arumughaswamy, set up by the Tamil Nadu government in September 2017, stated that it had examined 154 witnesses in connections with its probe into the circumstances leading to the former chief minister's hospitalisation at Chennai's Apollo Hospital, and the 75 days of treatment culminating in her death on December 5, 2016.

On April 26, 2019, the Supreme Court stayed the commission proceedings on a petition filed by Apollo Hospital questioning t...