DMK Kathir Anand shows victory in Vellore LS polls on AIAMDK
In the Vellore Lok Sabha elections, DMK candidate Kathir Anand has gained 4.85 lakh votes on Shanmgam 4.77 lakh votes, Kathir has won on the Shanmugam by the small majority. While Seeman’s Naam Thamizhar Katchi (NTK) candidate got the third position in the majority with the 26,995 votes difference.
While in three Vellore three constituency meetings, Vaniyambadi and Ambur have banned Muslim population, the DMK has gained the majority on AIADMK.
M.K. Stalin was said that “By winning the Vellore constituency, we have proved once again that DMK is the third biggest party in Lok Sabha. An opposition party winning an election is a big success. We will continue to follow former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi’s steps,” he stated.
AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and deputy coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami said, “Even though our candidate AC Shanumugham lost by a small margin, the result will still come under the parlance of victory in electoral grammar,” they said. They also said, “The Vellore result has indicated that it is only an alliance headed by AIADMK that will have the faith of the people and emerge victoriously.”
Despite all the claims of AIADMK’s, Durain Murugan said that “A win is a win- big or small. The victory of the DMK candidate goes to shows that people of Tamil Nadu have once again reposed their faith in DMK president M K Stalin,” he said.