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DMDK candidate files papers

First formality: DMDK candidate K. Kaviarasu (second from right) filing his nomination papers for Madurai Lok Sabha constituency before the Returning Officer in Madurai on Thursday.

First formality: DMDK candidate K. Kaviarasu (second from right) filing his nomination papers for Madurai Lok Sabha constituency before the Returning Officer in Madurai on Thursday.   | Photo Credit: — Photo: S. James

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M.K. Azhagiri is expected to file nomination papers today

MADURAI: The Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam candidate K. Kaviarasu and nine others filed nomination for Madurai Lok Sabha constituency here on Thursday.

Officials said that apart from the DMDK candidate, Independents – Palpandi, A.K.T. Raja, Veeradurai, S. A. Venkatesan, R. Gopal, Meenakshisundaram, Jayakumari, A. Duraipandi and Mohanram – filed nominations with the District Collector and Election Officer P. Seetharaman.

The last date for filing nomination is April 24. The DMK candidate M.K. Azhagiri would file his nomination on Friday, party sources said.

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