Subscribe to The Hindu now and get unlimited access. Bihar debacle will reduce bargaining power of the party in 2021 polls, feel DMK supporters, Published: 12th November 2020 04:47 AM  |   ADMK is a cadre based party and their base or infrastructure is very strong.Mostly ADMK will be stable and will be in power till 2021. At this difficult time, it becomes even more important that we have access to information that has a bearing on our health and well-being, our lives, and livelihoods. When asked how he could bring himself to support the Congress, given that he had blamed the party for the ‘decimation’ of Sri Lankan Tamils in the final phase of the Eelam war, Mr. Vaiko said he stood by his criticism of the Congress. Had the DMK retained 20 of those 41 given to Congress, it may have won 15 helping it come to power in 2019 following the bypolls held to 22 Assembly seats, feel some. “I do not know whether the bypolls to the 19 Assembly constituencies (apart from Tiruvarur) would be held separately or along with the Lok Sabha polls. For reprint rights: DMK working against national spirit: JP Nadda, DMK opposes reopening of liquor outlets in Chennai. Today, the BJP and the Sangh Parivar pose a great threat to democracy and States’ rights,” he said. MK Stalin says DMK will never come to power through back door. However, he believed that in Tamil Nadu the DMK would give “due respect” and seats to the party as the alliance with the Congress would strengthen its reputation as an anti-BJP party. The Hindu has always stood for journalism that is in the public interest. GK Murali, the state general secretary of the party’s farmers wing, said that in Bihar in 45 of the 70 seats allocated to Congress, the seats were given to the candidates for various reasons without considering their victory prospects. As a subscriber, you are not only a beneficiary of our work but also its enabler. Mumbai: DMK Working President MK  Stalin asserted on Saturday that his party would never come to power in Tamil Nadu through the "back door" despite there being tremendous political uncertainty in the state. Vinay, who donated blood during the event, stressed the need for more people to come forward to donate blood. The apprehension is not entirely unfounded. To enable wide dissemination of news that is in public interest, we have increased the number of articles that can be read free, and extended free trial periods. However, Stalin said there was tremendous uncertainty in Tamil Nadu because of the crisis in the ruling party, raising questions over the stability of the government. Soon after, DMK supporters piled on to Twitter expressing hope that the Dravidian major would remember this during the seat sharing for 2021 Assembly elections. The problems being faced by the farming community will come to an end after the DMK comes to power, MP Kanimozhi has said. "There will surely be a change. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison. Cardi B apologises for Goddess Durga look on magazine cover, Actor Asif Basra found dead in Dharamshala, Any subservience to Congress will be suicidal for Left in West Bengal, says CPI(ML) leader Dipankar Bhattacharya, Nirmala Sitharaman press meet updates | Finance Minister announces 12 schemes to boost economy, Schools, colleges not to reopen in Tamil Nadu on November 16, T.N. Printable version | Nov 13, 2020 2:13:16 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/dmk-will-come-to-power-before-polls/article25885010.ece. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. “We are in the DMK alliance, and we have no objection to the DMK joining hands with the Congress. DMK Working President M.K. Nobody can stop that. He was speaking at the birthday celebrations of a local DMK activist in Mumbai after unveiling a statue of saint-poet Thiruvalluvar in the megapolis. The Earth, Space & the Human Race Podcast Ep 8: Are people in India\'s cities malnourished too. Your support for our journalism is invaluable. Instead the seat was knowingly lost by allocating it to EVKS Elangovan who has no connection with the constituency. Choose your reason below and click on the Report button. 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MADURAI: If DMK is elected to power, total prohibition will be implemented in Tamil Nadu, the party's Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi said today. This tool can help detect data vulnerabilities in AI-powered systems, PUBG Mobile is coming back to India in a new avatar, New genus of treefrog discovered in Andaman Islands. Your Reason has been Reported to the admin. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. "DMK is not hankering after power. The argument does not hold water as the DMK swept the parliamentary polls on an anti-BJP poll pitch. It is currently the Opposition party in Tamil Nadu and is part of the Indian political front the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). From barren to swampy, Kadapa shows the way in water conservation!   |  A+A A-. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. Therefore DMK will come for any compromise with VCK, INC and other alliance parties to come to power. The Congress, however, likes to use a different yardstick — the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, where it won 8 of 9 seats allotted. As a subscriber, you are not only a beneficiary of our work but also its enabler. Hence, based on the progress card, the party will get its due credit score from the electorate, he said. The problem here, according to DMK insiders, has more to do with the Congress’ choice of candidates than its ground strength. DMK sticks to Tamil pride and Centre’s hegemony. Seems likely. DMK Working President M.K. In 2016, for instance, the Congress managed to win only 8 out of 41 seats it managed to wrest from the DMK as an ally. Who are you trying to fool? The DMK will win most of the Assembly seats and come to power even before the Assembly elections slated for 2021 since the numbers [in the Assembly] will increase in its favour,” he said. varsity withdraws Arundhati Roy’s book after ABVP’s objection, ‘Soorarai Pottru’ movie review: A splendid Suriya shoulders this rollercoaster ride. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. We promise to deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda. Stalin asserted on Saturday that his party would never come to power in Tamil Nadu through the “back door” despite there being tremendous political uncertainty in the state. Nobody can stop that. Podcast | Will regulation of digital media lead to government censorship? Aditya Birla Sun Life Tax Relief 96 Direct-Growt.. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. To enable wide dissemination of news that is in public interest, we have increased the number of articles that can be read free, and extended free trial periods. “There is nothing wrong in allocating a fair number of seats to them but we have to be careful about which candidates are being fielded in the seats. It has helped us keep apace with events and happenings. The DMK will win most of the Assembly seats and come to power even before the Assembly elections slated for 2021 since the numbers [in … If someone wants to dream, they can do so. You have reached your limit for free articles this month. BUT WHAT ABOUT SCAMS THE PARTY COMMITED, Inciting hatred against a certain community, India's 1st Online Instant Personal Loan Marketplace. Had the DMK retained 20 of those 41 given to Congress, it may have won 15 helping it come to power in 2019 following the bypolls held to 22 Assembly seats, feel some. Trinamool, DMK, Sena and NCP raised issues with Facebook in 2019, BJP counts on actor Khushbu Sundar to build anti-DMK, anti-Congress narrative ahead of TN polls. It has helped us keep apace with events and happenings. In that way, the DMK is also dreaming,” he said and added that they, (DMK) forever, can never come to power.