Having lost most of its 2011 allies, including actor Sarath Kumar's AISMK
, Left parties, Puthiya Tamizhagam, and DMDK, the ruling AIADMK camp maintains a stoic silence on alliance formation.
Water requirement for such a development can be met through desalination, said Kumar, president of the All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi (AISMK
) and a member of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly from Tenkasi.
The Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) came third with 13,136 votes, followed by the Akila India Samathuva Makkal Katchi (AISMK
) with a mere 831 votes.