DMK-led alliance leading in Tamil Nadu

May 16th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI  

Chennai, May 16 (ANI): The DMK-Congress-VCK alliance is leading in 14 of the 39 constituencies in Tamil Nadu while the rival AIADMK front that includes the Left parties is leading in five seats.

M Krishnaswamy, AKS Vijayan, TKS Elangovan, TR Baalu and V Tamizharasi are leading in their respective constituencies, while those trailing are Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, Mani Shankar Iyer, KV Thankabalu and EVKS Elangovan.

In Puducherry, Congress candidate V Narayanasamy is leading over the PMK’s M Ramadoss.

In the fray in Tamil Nadu are 823 candidates, including 41 women. In Puducherry, 28 politicians are contesting the lone parliamentary seat. (ANI)

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