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Bid to forge anti-BJP front by Naidu will meet with 'success':

Press Trust of India  |  Puducherry 

Puducherry Minister V Narayanasamy Saturday said the initiative of Telugu Desam Party Chandrababu to bring together opposition parties to take on the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections next year would meet with "spectacular success."

Talking to reporters here Narayanasamy said, "Chandrababu has embarked upon a very good effort to establish a secular front government following the Parliamentary polls next year."

"The move will definitely meet with success and it is compulsion of time that the secular parties should save the nation and democracy from the BJP as the current rule by NDA government at the centre has caused havoc in several sectors."

The wrong economic policies of the had pushed the country backward, he alleged.

The Minister urged all the secular parties to come under one platform to save the nation.

Narayanasamy said the DMK, an alliance of the would field its candidate in segment here which had fallen vacant following disqualification of the sitting

A here had convicted along with his father C Anandan in the disproportionate assets case on October 30.

He was disqualified in the wake of the conviction following which the territorial assembly V Vaithilingam issued a notification recently declaring the Thattanchavady seatas vacant.

Noting that had unsuccessfully contested the seat in 2016 Assembly poll, Narayanasamy said, "hence, the is entitled to field its candidate.

would extend its support to the nominee of the DMK' to emerge victorious.

TDP supremo and N Chandrababu Naidu, who is trying to unite opposition parties to take on the BJP in the coming general elections, had met Rahul Gandhi, H D Kumaraswamy and Chief MK

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First Published: Sat, November 10 2018. 13:25 IST