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RK Nagar bypoll: Win triggers tremor within, raises question of Amma inheritor

“Except for a few top leaders, including Palaniswami, Panneerselvam and ministers such as Jayakumar and Pandiarajan, a large section of the top leadership is in touch with the Dinakaran camp or the Sasikala family,” said sources.

Bypoll results 2017: TTV Dinakaran wins RK Nagar, TMC in West Bengal; BJP victorious in UP and Arunachal

Bypoll results: PM Modi in a series of tweets congratulated the BJP workers and leaders for winning the Arunachal and UP by-elections. He also congratulated party workers in Bengal for improving prospects.


R K Nagar bypoll: Over 77 per cent turnout recorded, result on December 24

Radhakrishnan Nagar which has an electorate strength of 2,28,234, saw a total of 1,77,074 people cast their vote on Thursday.

R K Nagar bypoll: As campaign ends in Chennai, Jayalalithaa's AIADMK flounders

R K Nagar bypoll: As J Jayalalithaa’s constituency votes on December 21 — to elect a new MLA after her death last year — her own AIADMK is nowhere in the frame in the final days of the campaign.

R K Nagar bypoll eve: Election Commission stops telecast of Jayalalithaa hospital video

R K Nagar, Jayalalithaa’s constituency, votes on December 21, with DMK’s N Maruthuganesh, AIADMK’s official candidate E Madhusudhanan and the rebel Dinakaran, contesting on the pressure cooker symbol after having lost the party’s official two-leaves symbol, in the fray

R K Nagar bye-election: Dinakaran faction releases video of Jayalalithaa in hospital, EC tells media can't air footage

The release of the video, a day before the bypoll at late Jayalalithaa’s R K Nagar constituency, is being seen as an attempt to counter allegations and rumours that held V K Sasikala and her family responsible for the AIADMK supremo's death.


Jayalalithaa's election seat to go to polls on Dec 21: Everything you need to know

The Election Commission announced that elections to Tamil Nadu's RK Nagar Assembly seat will be conducted on December 21. Here's everything you need to know about the polls.

RK Nagar bypoll: Sasikala faction names TTV Dinakaran as candidate

"With the consent of Sasikala, TTV Dinakaran will be our candidate for upcoming by-elections in RK Nagar," senior leader S Anbazhagan said.

'Bribing' of voters in R K Nagar: Case registered, says CM K Palaniswami

The issue of EC's directive came to fore after a copy of its response to a plea under the Right to Information Act by the city-based lawyer M P Vairakkannan was circulated to media on Sunday.