The long delayed RK Nagar by-election will be conducted on Dec 21st while the nominations will be on Nov 27th. Election Commission announced the date today post the 'two leaves' symbol case. AIADMK 'two leaves' symbol was acquired by Edappadi Palanisamy and OPS group yesterday.
Madusudan of AIADMK would be standing as the ADMK cadre in this by-poll. The election which was earlier to be happen on April was put on hold due to money spent for votes in the area by the Dinakaran team.
TTV Dhinakaran would contest under Hat symbol and Deepa may be independently contesting this election. RK Nagar a high-profile constituency in Chennai that elected former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa twice and made AIADMK win 11 times in past 40 years.
People hope before this RK by-election many have political changes can happen in the state. They expect veteran actor Kamal Haasan to contest this election. Hope people would not forget the events happened in the state after Jayalalitha's death and they will select the right candidate.