2019 LS polls: Rahul to launch campaign in TN 13 March

K S Alagiri

Nagercoil: The campaign of DMK-led alliance for the coming Lok Sabha elections in Tamilnadu will be launched by Congress President Rahul Gandhi on 13 March in the presence of DMK president M K Stalin, MDMK chief Vaiko and Left party leaders.

Speaking to reporters, Tamilnadu Congress Committee president K S Alagiri said Rahul would kick-start the campaign at a rally in Kanyakumari.

DMK president M K Stalin, MDMK chief Vaiko and Left party leaders are said to participate in the meeting which would be a historic one. He further claimed that Tamilnadu once was ruled by great leaders but now it lacked such leaders and there were no policy or principle among the current lot.

When questioned whether he would contest from Kanyakumari district, he replied that Rahul Gandhi would decide who will contest and from where

Further targeting Rajinikanth’s political statements, Alagiri said the actor was doing some sort of politics and he could be enjoyed only in cinema theaters.

NT Bureau