BJP and AIADMK take stock of their prospects in Tamil Nadu

BJP hopes the NDA surpasses the 2014 mark of 18.8 percent vote share in Tamil Nadu with a clutch of seats, which AIADMK dismisses.

BySouth First Desk

Published Apr 22, 2024 | 3:15 PMUpdatedApr 22, 2024 | 5:34 PM

BJP supporters in Tamil Nadu on polling day (X).

The BJP hopes to do well in about a dozen constituencies of the 39 Lok Sabha seats that are up for grabs in Tamil Nadu, although the rival AIADMK and DMK pooh-pooh the party’s claims. The AIADMK, which parted ways with the saffron party, has invited trouble by fielding weak candidates in several constituencies in the State.

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