DMK calls for applications from Lok Sabha, assembly bypoll aspirants

Chennai: The DMK on Saturday announced application forms for those wanting to contest in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and the bypolls to be held for 21 vacant assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu would be available from Monday.

In a statement issued here, the party said that forms for both are priced at Rs 1,000 each and the applicants will also have to pay Rs 25,000 with the forms, which should be submitted at the party headquarters between March 1-7.

According to the statement, application fees will be refunded to those applicants who had submitted the forms to contest from constituencies allocated to alliance partners.