Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam is an Indian state political party in the state of Tamil Nadu and Union Territory of Puducherry. It is a Dravidian party founded by C. N. Annadurai in 1949 as a breakaway faction from the Dravidar Kazhagam headed by Periyar E. V. Ramasamy. DMK was headed by M. Karunanidhi from 1969 until his death on 7 August 2018. He served as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu five times. DMK was the first party other than the Indian National Congress to win state-level elections with a clear majority on its own in any state in India. The head office of the party is called Anna Arivalayam, which is located at Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
"It was because of his foresight and accommodating all allies reasonably, that the DMK combine could win the confidence of the people and win their votes," he said. Raja said he extended his good wishs.. IndiaTimes - Published
From being the third largest party in the outgoing Lok Sabha with 37 seats, the AIADMK has to now contend with single digit tally, pushed to the third spot behind arch rival DMK and Congress despite.. IndiaTimes - Published
For yet another term of the Lok Sabha, Tamil Nadu will fail to influence national politics as the UPA is all set to virtually sweep the parliamentary elections in the state when the BJP is expected to.. IndiaTimes - Published
Like past decades, traditional rivals DMK (part of UPA alliance) and AIADMK are embroiled in a fierce contest, even as the likes of Kamal Haasan's Makkal Needhi Maiam and T T V Dhinakaran AMMK come.. IndiaTimes - Published
Sriperumbudur Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Election in Sriperumbudur constituency was held on April 18 in the second phase of Lok Sabha Election 2019. Polling in 38 out of 39 parliamentary.. DNA - Published
The ruling TRS in Telangana hoped regional parties would jump on the bandwagon of the federal front proposed by K Chandrasekhar Rao in the event of a hung verdict in the Lok Sabha polls. DMK president.. IndiaTimes - Published