The Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam chief Vijaykanth was leading a Yoga session at his party headquarters in Chennai
A miraculous moment of cross-party amity
Tamil Nadu CM and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa has threatened to boycott the function.
Over the past four elections, Premalatha has emerged one of the party’s leading campaigners.
A day after the BJP stitched together a six-party alliance in Tamil Nadu to take on the state’s two main players – AIADMK and DMK.
Alagrir had recently met Singh with his offer of support.
This has come as a shot in the arm for the BJP, which has been trying all it can to lure Vijayakanth to its side since December.
Assam BJP chief Sarbananda Sonowal also met Singh to discuss the issue, sources said.
In Tamil Nadu, hectic alliance moves have set the stage.
Seven of the 29 DMDK MLAs have rebelled and one resigned.
Alagiri had landed at Karunanidhi’s residence on Wednesday morning seeking to make peace.
Karunanidhi condemned Alagiri’s statements, warning all dissidents of stern action including expulsion.
DMDK had been an ally of Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK during the 2011 Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.
Tamil superstar Vijayakanth’s DMDK has fielded 11 candidates in the Delhi Assembly polls.
Political rallies and demonstrations fought for space at Jantar Mantar on Sunday.
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