Kamal Haasan forms third front, keeps 154, gives IJK, AISMK 40 seats each
Actor turned Makkal Needhi Maiam(MNM) chief Kamal Haasan has finalized its poll pact with the India Jananayaka Katchi (IJK) and actor R Sarathkumar’s All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi (AISMK) parties for the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections. Kamal Haasan has allocated 40 seats to its allies and kept the remaining 154 seats for his party leaders to contest. The leaders of the respective parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding. On the other hand, MIM-led Asaduddin Owaisi has formed its alliance with Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam.
The ruling AIADMK-BJP and DMK-Congress led alliances have already begun campaigns for the polls, likely in April-May.