10.5% quota for Vanniyar community wasn’t for political gains: PMK

Ramadoss said the internal reservation is to ensure that the more backward amongst the MBC are provided a level playing field and are able to rise from the depth of backwardness.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Marakkanam riots: Madras High Court rejects plea of PMK against compensating MTC for losses

MTC had stated before the court that 58 buses were damaged -- 12 in Chennai, 26 in Thiruvallur and the remaining in Kancheepuram -- by members of the PMK and the losses ran to several crores

published on : 27th September 2021

Rural local body polls: Decision to go solo might hurt both AIADMK, PMK

The PMK’s strength is the Vanniyar vote bank in the northern districts, and seven of the nine districts going to the polls are in north Tamil Nadu.

published on : 17th September 2021

Memorial for 21 killed in 1987 Vanniyar quota stir

Soon after Stalin’s announcement, Cong asks PMK to join DMK-led alliance, tells it to remember who ‘stood by Vanniyars’ in the past

published on : 3rd September 2021

AIADMK, BJP MLAs walkout as TN Assembly adopts resolution against farm laws

DMK's allies, including Congress, the CPI and CPI(M) supported the resolution.

published on : 28th August 2021

PMK cadre worry Ramadoss showed his cards too early

Say leader’s remark about going it alone in 2026 Assembly polls could hurt the alliance’s chances in local body elections now 

published on : 23rd August 2021

DMK takes PMK’s axe to harm AIADMK and its alliance

After an undue delay on the part of the Governor in taking action, PMK president GK Mani had filed a petition with the Madras High Court to order the Governor to act.

published on : 31st July 2021

Form panel to advise govt on Mekedatu: PMK

The PMK on Thursday urged the State government to constitute a panel comprising experts of water-related issues, to prevent Karnataka from building the Mekedatu dam.

published on : 30th July 2021

Camps help Tiruvallur farmers avail assistance under PMKSY scheme

Special camps were organised in Tiruvallur district to issue certificates to small and medium farmers to avail assistance under the PMKSY - Micro-Irrigation Scheme on Tuesday.

published on : 28th July 2021

Former TN minister, MPs and MLAs jump ship, join DMK

Hundreds of cadre from the AIADMK, AMMK, PMK and DMDK joined the DMK in the presence of Chief Minister MK Stalin on Wednesday.

published on : 22nd July 2021

PMK seeks all-party meeting over Mekedatu dam issue

The PMK on Thursday urged the State government to convene an all-party meeting to discuss the Mekedatu issue as the Karnataka government is taking steps towards constructing the dam.

published on : 9th July 2021

PMK brings up 281 ideas to support farm community

The PMK on Sunday unveiled a shadow agriculture budget, suggesting 281 ideas under 75 titles to support the agrarian community in the State.

published on : 28th June 2021

204 cases filed in total against agitators during PMK protests: DGP tells Madras HC

The issue pertains to Varaki, a journalist, moving the court seeking to restrain such illegal demonstrations by the PMK in the State, such as by blocking the trains and obstructing railway tracks.

published on : 27th June 2021

Anbumani urges Union Health Minister to expedite completion of IVC

The PMK urged Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan to expedite the completion of the Integrated Vaccine Complex (IVC) at Chengalpattu.

published on : 13th May 2021

Give special allowance for frontline workers: PMK

PMK urged the State government to provide special allowance to the medical frontline personnel for their dedicated service to treat Covid patients.

published on : 12th May 2021
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