DMK ties up with MMK for Tamil Nadu polls

DMK has firmed up an alliance with Moovendar Munntera Kazhagam (MMK) allotting it one of the 234 Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu.

Last Updated: Mar 02, 2011, 19:04 PM IST

Chennai: DMK has firmed up an alliance with
Moovendar Munntera Kazhagam (MMK) allotting it one of the 234
Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu.

MMK will contest on the DMK`s symbol `The Rising Sun`,
DMK sources said on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, with the Election Commission announcing April
13 as the polling date, DMK chief M Karunanidhi will soon
interview partymen who have sought tickets.

The DMK patriarch will meet party workers from March 8 to
13, party general secretary K Anbazhagan said in a statement.

Only those aspirants will be interviewed who apply to
contest from constituencies to be fought by DMK, he said.
Karunanidhi will meet DMK workers from Puducherry and
Karaikal on March 13.

PTI