Mar 11, 2021· AIADMK, DMK, MMK, MNM, DMDK — Decoding Tamil Nadu's political alphabet sambar For the first time in a long time, Tamil Nadu doesn't have stalwarts Karunanidhi and Jayalalithaa defining the election campaign. A look at regional players that are filling the vacuum. Revathi Krishnan 11 March, 2021 8:27 am IST. Facebook. Twitter.