Beam of hope for pro-poor politics rises with K Marimuthu's win

A humble CPI worker living under thatched roof wins not just polls but also people’s hearts

published on : 6th May 2021

Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: CPI's Marimuthu, who lives in a hut, defeats AIADMK's crorepati candidate in Thiruthuraipoondi

CPI's K Marimuthu, who resides in a hut, was pitted against prominent candidates including AIADMK's crorepati candidate Sureshkumar.

published on : 4th May 2021

Tamil Nadu elections: This CPI candidate has no money to refill his LPG

Marimuthu has been in political life since 1994, but his family still uses an earthen stove because they cannot afford to refill gas.

published on : 18th March 2021