Vijayakanth elected DMDK legislature party leader

DMDK founder Vijayakanth, whose party bagged 29 seats in the April 13 assembly elections, was on Saturday elected as his party`s legislature leader.

Chennai: DMDK founder Vijayakanth, whose
party bagged 29 seats in the April 13 assembly elections, was
on Saturday elected as his party`s legislature leader.
The winning candidates of his party elected him as
their leader at the party headquarters here.
From being a one-MLA party in the 2006 Assembly
elections, DMDK made rapid strides in this year`s election as
an ally of AIADMK, bagging 29 of the 41 seats it had contested
from.

Earlier, speaking to reporters Vijayakanth had hinted
that DMDK may work as a constructive opposition party,
pinpointing mistakes and support welfare schemes.

PTI