Yercaud bypoll: AIADMK nominates P Saroja

Ruling AIADMK today nominated P Saroja, wife of deceased party leader Perumal, as its candidate for the December 4 Yercaud bypoll.

PTI| Last Updated: Oct 23, 2013, 11:52 AM IST

Chennai: Ruling AIADMK today nominated P Saroja, wife of deceased party leader Perumal, as its candidate for the December 4 Yercaud bypoll.

AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa announced the party candidate in a statement here.

Saroja will contest against DMK`s V Maran.

DMK has already sought support from all opposition parties for its candidate.

CPI(M) had last Saturday extended support to AIADMK in the bypoll, necessitated by the death of sitting