Kamal's MNM, Dhinakaran's AMMK bite dust in TN

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 13:10 Hrs
cmt right
Comment Right
cmt right
cmt right
Printer Print Email Email

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan's MNM party and independent legislator T.T.V. Dhinakaran-floated AMMK were routed in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Despite their claims, candidates of both the parties have not polled impressive number of votes as per the current trends.

AMMK's leading light Thanga Tamilselvan, contesting in Theni constituency, had got only 26,653 votes while AIADMK's P.Raveendranath Kumar had got 93,580 votes and Congress candidate E.V.K.S. Elangovan had secured 76,470 votes at the end of fourth round of counting.

Even in the by-elections for 22 assembly constituencies, the AMMK and MNM have failed to present a credible performance. The electoral contest has turned into a fight between the ruling AIADMK and the opposition major DMK.

The poor performance of the MNM may make other actors with political aspirations to adopt a wait and watch policy.

Read More news:

Blockchain & Indian Economy: An Impeccable Marriage that can Propel India's Growth in Every Segment

US govt shutdown hurting markets, no agreement in sight yet

Source: IANS
India's tea exports increased by 11.5 per cent to 17.93 million kgs in April this year aga..
Yamaha Music India has launched its first Indian keyboard PSR I500 under the 'Make in India' initi..
Automobile major MG Motors India on Wednesday said that it plans to manufacture electric vehicle E..
Enterprise IT
Taking on streaming giants like Netflix and Hulu, Walt Disney Co. has announced it will ..
Imagine life being a romantic Bollywood song of the 90's. All those exotic frames punched into one..
To ensure uninterrupted functioning of the app in areas of low networks, Facebook-owned..
Actor Dhanush, whose last Hindi release was R. Balkis "Shamitabh", may be working in another H..
Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, a multi-national hospitality management institute, a..
Startup City
With cities growing rapidly and infrastructure not keeping pace, the daunting work com..