Kathir Anand is DMK's candidate for Vellore

Remember Kathir anand. Son of veteran DMK leader Duraimurugan. He was announced as candidate of DMK. But after allegations of money for votes and seizure of cash from Durai Murugan's premises, the elections was called off. Now with EC announcing elections to Vellore on 5 August, the DMK has again named Kathir Anand as its candidate.

The filing of Nominations would begin on July 11 and the last date forfiling of nomination papers was July 18. The scrutiny would take place the next day and July 22 is the last date for withdrawals. Polling would take place on August five and the counting of votes would be taken up on August nine.