Erode May 3:
Two ministers of outgoing AIADMK cabinet in Erode district romped home with a huge margin. Education Minister KA Shenkotayan contested from Gobichettipalayam constituency for 9th time and won.
Similarly, KC Karuppanan, who was the Environment Minister, contested from Bhavani constituency again. He too won by a large margin of votes. This is the 3rd time that he has won from the constituency.