Chennai: With just 12 days left for the March 18 by-poll in Sankarankoil, campaigning in the key constituency has reached a feverish pitch with political leaders hitting the campaign trail.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa is scheduled to address as many as 10 public meetings on March 14, in support of her party nominee S Muthuselvi, who is pitted against candidates from DMK, DMDK, MDMK and BJP.
DMK president M Karunanidhi will be visiting the constituency on March 15 to garner support for the party candidate J Jawahar Suryakumar.
Karunanidhi`s sons M K Stalin and M K Alagiri, party`s south zone organising secretary, have already launched the party`s campaign in the constituency, where the by-poll has been necessitated following the death of C Karuppasamy, an AIADMK minister.
MDMK leader Vaiko is already on a whirlwind tour of the constituency, addressing a series of public meetings to muster support for his party candidate.