SALEM: chief minister on Monday said the is holding talks with a few more parties, including Vijayakanth’s , to rope them into its alliance for the .
“We are talking with a few more parties. We want all those parties to join our mega alliance,’’ EPS told reporters in .
“It must be his personal view,’’ EPS said when asked about his cabinet colleague D Jayakumar’s remark that they were happy if the DMDK joined the AIADMK alliance but not worried even if it didn’t join.
On the AIADMK and the PMK joining hands despite strident attacks on each other, EPS said electoral alliances and party policies were two different things.
When asked about PMK’s opposition to a Jayalalithaa memorial, EPS refused to comment. “Ask good questions,’’ he told the reporters.
On the question of leader of the alliance, EPS said, “As far as Tamil Nadu is concerned, the alliance is led by the AIADMK. However, it is an NDA-led alliance at all-India level.”