CPM inks deal with DMK, gets two

A day after VCK and CPU finalised alliance with DMK and got two seats, today CPM inked deal getting two seats. Sources say the CPM leaders discussed with DMK leaders and took the decision.
CPM general secretary Balakrishna, said, 'we extend support only with a view to defeat AIADMK - BJP - PMK combine. We will work hard to emerge winners'.

He said though there are in the alliance, they will not share the dias when Rahul Gandhi is here to campaign's. The identification of seats to contest will be decided later, he added. The DMK combine has Congess, VCK, CPI, CPM, Kongu party, MDMK, IJK, Muslim League among others.