Lok Sabha Elections 2019: AIADMK and BJP Teams up for Tamil Nadu


Indian elections 2019 are taking a new turn in each passing day. In Tamil Nadu which has a total of 39 constituencies, parties are joining hands. The latest alliance is between the state heavyweight AIADMK and the national party BJP.

Currently, all the parliamentary seats are held by three parties. Correctly saying, it is AIADMK which controls the state as per 2014 elections. In the election, AIADMK scooped a total of 37 seats. The remaining two seats were shared equally by PMK and BJP. Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are scheduled 18th April.

As the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 approach, new parties are showing up in Tamil Nadu. The parties are hopeful is being part of the 17th Lok Sabha Parliament. In addition to the two leaves and the rising sun which the party symbols for AIADMK and DMK, more will be on the paper. The new parties have come up with new symbols. Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam has changed from pressure cooker to gift box. Makkal Needhi Maiam will the other new party in Tamil Nadu.

Tamil Nadu joins in the seven phases of national elections on April 18th. The 39 constituencies in Tamil Nadu are the following.

Tiruvallur, Chennai South, Chennai North, and Chennai Central. Sriperumbudur, Krishnagiri, Kancheepuram, Vellore, and Arrakkonam, Salem, Dharmapuri, Viluppuram, Tiruvannamalai, Arani, and Erode. Kallakurichi, Nilgiris, Namakkal, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, and Pollachi, Perambalur, Dindigul, Cuddalore, Karur, and Tiruchirappalli. Thanjavur, Chidambaram, Mayiladuthurai, Sivaganga, Nagapattinam, and Madurai. Tenkasi, Theni, Virudhunagar, Thoothukkudi, Tirunelveli, and Kanniyakumari.

It’s expected that with the alliance, AIADMK is likely to dominate again. It is contesting in 34 constituencies leaving only 5 to BJP. It is a matter of wait and see for the new parties. All the major and the new parties are putting their best foot forward in the attempt to utilize the few remaining days.