You are here: Home » News-IANS » Politics
Business Standard

Dhinakaran's AMMK issues 1st list for upcoming polls

IANS  |  Chennai 

The Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) party led by on Sunday released its first list of candidates in and Puducherry for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

The candidates names were for 23 Lok Sabha seats out of 39 in and for the lone Puducherry seat, a statement issued here said.

The AMMK also announced its first list of nine candidates, who will contest in the Assembly bye-elections.

Bye-elections for 18 out of 21 vacant assembly seats will be held on April 18 along with the Lok Sabha polls.

Dhinakaran was expelled from and he floated the AMMK.

He also won from the seat in Chennai as an independent defeating AIADMK and DMK candidates in 2017.

--IANS

vj/in

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, March 17 2019. 09:46 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU