DMK leader and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister
M Karunanidhi will meet the UPA chairperson
Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi today, to
discuss the cabinet berths.
The DMK chief may push for three
cabinet berths this time, for his
son MK Azhagiri, daughter Kanimozhi
and grand nephew Dayanidhi Maran.
He may also ask two Minister of State
(MoS) slots for TKS Elangovan (MP,
North Chennai) and Helen Davidson
J (MP, Kanniyakumari). It is also
said that TR Baalu may be pushed for
the Speaker of the Lok Sabha position.
The DMK chief denied the rumors that
the Local Administration Minister
M K Stalin may become the deputy chief
minister, stating that, “he
will not ask for it. We will decide
if he asks.”