Archive for the Elections 2016 Category

May 4, 2016

Elections 2016: Community activist ‘Traffic’ Ramaswamy in the fray

‘Traffic’ Ramaswamy, the tireless community activist of Chennai is one of the candidates who is contesting in Mylapore this Assembly election. On Tuesday evening, he held street corner meets around Nageswara Rao park; around hi9m were a handful of supporters. […]

May 4, 2016

Elections 2016: local campaigns increase as ‘agninatchatram’ begins

Elections 2016: local campaigns increase as 'agninatchatram' begins

The election campaign bandwagons are doing more rounds of the Mylapore as candidates and their supporters up their efforts even as the agninatchatram season of summer picks up. Congress candidate Thygarajan did not let the daytime heat discourage him and […]

May 2, 2016

Police on alert in R A Puram and Alwarpet as Jayalalithaa zips in and out of poll campaigns

Police on alert in R A Puram and Alwarpet as Jayalalithaa zips in and out of poll campaigns

AIADMK leader J. Jayalalithaa’s campaigns for Elections 2016 is keeping city police on their toes; as the chief minister zips to and from the airport where she takes the helicopter to different parts of the state, her convoy has to […]

April 29, 2016

Elections 2016: Congress candidate files papers

Elections 2016: Congress candidate files papers

The last of the candidates of leading political parties filed his nomination papers to contest the Assembly poll in the Mylapore constituency this morning. Karate Thyagarajan of the Indian National Congress filed the papers at the Mylapore Taluk Office on […]

April 27, 2016

Brahmin Assn unit in Mandaveli hosts meet with AIADMK candidate

Tamiznadu Brahmin Association (Mandaveli Unit) arranged a get together to introduce R. Nataraj who is contesting in the Mylapore constituency for the TN Assembly poll as the AIADMK candidate.  Close to 100 people attended the meeting. K. R. Srinivasan, president, TAAMBRASS Mandaveli Unit […]

April 25, 2016

PMK names its man for Mylapore

N. Suresh Kumar is the candidate of the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) led by Dr Ramadoss for the Mylapore seat. The party had named Meenakshi as its candidate last week but made the change quickly. Little is known of Suresh […]

April 23, 2016

Congress names ‘Karate’ Thyagarajan as its candidate for Mylapore

Congress names 'Karate' Thyagarajan as its candidate for Mylapore

The Congress party finally announced its candidate for Mylapore for Elections 2016. It is ‘Karate’ Thyagarajan. He and actor Kushboo were said to have been in the race for the ticket. Thyagarajan lives in south Chennai and first came to […]

April 20, 2016

Elections 2016: TMC puts up Munawar Basha as its candidate

Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC), the group that moved out of the Congress party under the leadership of G K Vasan, has announced that Munawar Basha, a  senior politician will contest from the Mylapore constituency in elections to the state Assembly […]

April 20, 2016

Elections 2016: Congress announces candidates but holds back name for Mylapore

Elections 2016: Congress announces candidates but holds back name for Mylapore

Although the Congress party announced the candidates for the seats where it is contesting for the 2016 TN State Assembly elections, it has withheld naming the candidate for the Mylapore constituency among some others. The Congress is in alliance with the […]

April 19, 2016

Elections 2016: BJP names K. Nagarajan as its candidate

Elections 2016: BJP names K. Nagarajan as its candidate

The BJP has announced that Karu Nagarajan will be its candidate in the Mylapore constituency  for the forthcoming TN Assembly poll. The party unit got into the act quickly and at a meeting at a hall in Mylapore on Monday, […]

April 14, 2016

Elections 2016: AIADMK candidate tours Teynampet

Elections 2016: AIADMK candidate tours Teynampet

The AIADMK candidate for the Mylapore constituency for the ensuring Assembly, R Natraj did the rounds of Teynampet today as he campaigned for votes in this area. Today being a holiday, the campaigners could attract residents out of their houses […]

April 10, 2016

AIADMK candidate Natraj hits campaign trail

AIADMK candidate Natraj hits campaign trail

With the state elections due in May several candidates have hit the campaign trail with the hope of reaching out to as many voters as possible. Former state police chief R. Natraj, chosen by AIADMK as the candidate for the […]

April 8, 2016

Elections 2016: Congress will put up candidate in Mylapore

The Congress has been allotted Mylapore by its ally, the DMK. The buzz is that senior Congressman K. V. Thangkabalu will contest; he lost badly in the last election. The buzz earlier was that actor Kushboo, a Congress member would be […]

April 6, 2016

Mylapore councillor chosen to contest from Triplicane

The councillor of ward 121 ( north east Mylapore neighbourhood areas), Noor Jehan of the AIADMK party has been chosen by party leader J Jayalalithaa to be the party candidate in the Chepauk Assembly constituency for the elections due on […]

April 5, 2016

AIADMK’s Mylapore candidate visits temple

Hours after the AIADMK party announced the name of former police chief R Natraj as its candidate for the Mylapore constituency for the state Assembly elections in May this year, the man was at Sri Kapali Temple in Mylapore. He […]

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