DMK president M K Stalin today announced the constituencies in which his party and his allies would contest in forthcoming Lok Sabha polls. According to Stalin, the DMK would contest in Salem, Central, South and North Chennai, Sriperumbudur, Kanchipuram, Arakonam, Vellore, Dharmapuri, Tiruvannamalai, Kallakurichi, Niligirs, Pollachi, DIndigul, Cuddalore, Mayiladuthurai, Thanjavur, Tuticorin, Tenkasi and Thirunelveli.
Congress would field candidates in Kanniyakumari, Sivagangai, Theni, Virudhunagar, Karur, Tiruvallur, Aarani, Trichy, Krishnagiri and Pudhucherry. MDMK gets Erode, VCK at Chidambaram and Villupuram, IJK at Perambalur, Muslim League Ramanathapuram, Kongu Party in Namakkal. CPI will contest from Tiruppur and Nagapattinam while CPM will field candidates in Coimbatore and Madurai.