Kadhir Anand is DMK candidate form Vellore LS constituency by-poll
The DMK reserved Kadhir Anand as its candidate for the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency by-poll to be conducted on August 5. Anand is the son of DMK treasurer S Duraimurugan and the party candidate from the constituency when the election was revoked by the Election Commission on charges of corruption.
DMK president MK Stalin said that “Kadhir Anand will be the party candidate for the Vellore by-election.” Nominations for the by-polls started on July 11 and the closing date for the withdrawing nomination is July 18. And the results will be out on August 9.
Meantime, a special court convicted and sentenced MDMK chief Vaiko filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha elections to be conducted on July 18. Vaiko was sentenced by the special court in a sedition case.
Also, DMK legal wing member P Wilson and LPF general secretary M Shanmugam also submitted their nominations with assembly secretary K Srinivasan at the Secretariat.