Tamil Nadu election 2021: To woo voters, AIADMK candidate guarantees free washer, even does their laundry – WATCH
AIADMK Nagapattinam candidate Thanga Kathiravan washed folks’s garments and even promised to provide them washing machines.
Tamil Nadu is understood for freebies politics. With solely two weeks left for April 6 polls, an AIADMK candidate yesterday devised a really uncommon approach to search folks’s help. In a weird means of campaigning, AIADMK Nagapattinam candidate Thanga Kathiravan washed folks’s garments and even promised to provide them washing machines without cost if he wins the election.
Tamil Nadu: AIADMK candidate Thanga Kathiravan from Nagapattinam washed garments and promised to provide washer after profitable elections throughout campaigning yesterday. pic.twitter.com/orDGoRFUhn
Notably, AIADMK is dealing with stiff competitors in Tamil Nadu not solely from DMK but additionally as a consequence of its alliance with the BJP. In accordance with experiences, final week Kathiravan had gone to Nagore Mall to hunt votes. Whereas he was in search of folks’s help by visiting each store, one of many store house owners requested him to remain out. The store proprietor allegedly instructed him that minorities within the constituency have determined to vote towards the AIADMK as a consequence of its alliance with the BJP. The store proprietor reportedly instructed Kathiravan that he may have voted for him had the AIADMK been contesting the polls alone. There are round 50,000 minority voters within the Nagapattinam constituency.
DMK has given Nagapattinam seat to its ally VCK which has fielded Aloor Shanavas from the constituency. There are three extra candidates aside from independents – Anas of Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam, Augustin Arpudharaj of NTK, and Manjula Chandramohan of TTV Dhinakaran’s AMMK. The world has largely been dominated by the CPI-M which is contesting the polls in alliance with the DMK. Since 1977 polls, whereas the CPI-M had gained from the constituency 5 instances, the AIADMK had gained solely 3 times. DMK had gained from the world twice whereas MJK gained the final meeting ballot.
Elections for the 234 seats in Tamil Nadu shall be held in a single part on April 6 whereas counting of votes will happen on Might 2.