DMK’s Duraimurugan scrapes through at Katpadi


The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) General Secretary Duraimurugan scraped through in the Katpadi Assembly constituency securing just 746 votes more over his AIADMK rival V.Ramu.

For a long period of time Duraimurugan was trailing behind Ramu on Sunday when the votes polled on April 6 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections were counted.

With this victory, Duraimurugan has won the Katpadi seat six times from 1996 onwards.