The last date to submit nomination papers is April 29 and it would be scrutinised the next day. May 2 will be the last day for withdrawal.
AIADMK workers Pachiannan (55) and Periyasamy (62) from Salem district, collapsed and died of sunstroke, police said.
AIADMK has revised the list six times, tinkering with the candidates for a number of constituencies after announcing the list earlier this month.
Accusing Karunanidhi of having “introduced alcohol to an entire generation” by relaxing the dry law in 1971, she
assured her commitment to implement total prohibition in the state.
“Government does not want poor to take healthy drink but only TASMAC (state run liquor outlets) liquor. That is what they are interested in because it is their business,” Javadekar charged.
DMK had already announced that its chief Karunanidhi will contest again from Tiruvarur and the party is on the field in a total of 173 constituencies giving away the rest of sixty one to allies.
AIADMK’s move to drop 100 of its sitting MLAs reflects a political tendency rife in a leader-centric party politics.
Semmalai, the party’s Organisation Secretary, will now contest from Mettur where A Chandrasekaran was named as the nominee in the list of AIADMK candidates for 227 seats announced on April 4.
Biju Ramesh will be pitted against BJP’s star candidate S Sreesanth and Congress leader VS Sivakumar
From early March, hundreds of MLA aspirants, each of whom paid a fee of Rs 11,000, had been thronging the Poes Garden streets.
Allotting seven seats to smaller allies, AIADMK General Secretary Jayalalithaa on Monday released the list naming candidates for the rest of 227 seats.
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AIADMK displayed copies of an English daily which claimed that Karti Chidambaram has invested in real estate across the world, as per investigations by the Enforcement Directorate and Income Tax authorities during searches at his premises
Jayalalithaa, chief minister of Tamil Nadu and leader of the AIADMK, celebrates her 68th birthday on Wednesday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to wish AIADMK General Secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa for her 68th birthday.