CPI leaders visit MK Stalin to discuss 2019 Lok Sabha polls days after CPM's Sitaram Yechury met DMK chief

Chennai: Communist Party of India general secretary S Sudhakar Reddy along with senior leaders of his party visited DMK president MK Stalin here Tuesday and discussed the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Image of Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy. Getty Images

Image of Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy. Getty Images

Led by Reddy, CPI Rajya Sabha MP D Raja, state secretary R Mutharasan visited Stalin days after CPM's top leader Sitaram Yechury had called on the DMK chief. The discussion centred around the Lok Sabha polls and "strengthening," the DMK-led alliance of parties in Tamil Nadu to dislodge the incumbent governments at the state and the Centre, party sources told PTI.

On 13 November, Yechury said his party had decided to be a part of the DMK-led front in Tamil Nadu for the 'forthcoming' polls. DMK senior leader TR Baalu, party Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi were present during the meeting.

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Updated Date: Nov 28, 2018 15:32:48 IST

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