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Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko arrives to pay his last respect to actor Vivek, who was passed away a day after he was admitted to a hospital, in Chennai.

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DMK president MK Stalin being greeted by MDMK general Secretary Vaiko as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi looks on during a public meeting, ahead of Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls, in Salem.

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Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) General Secretary Vaiko addresses a protest by various Tamil parties against the demolition a Tamil memorial in the campus of the Jaffna University (Sri Lanka), outside the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission at Nungambakkam in Chennai.

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MDMK leader Vaiko addresses a protest against CAA at Mahaboopalayam in Madurai.

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leaders TR Baalu, Kanimozhi, MDMK general secretary Vaiko, Communist Party of India (Marxist) TK Rangarajan and other opposition leaders leaving Tamil Nadu Bhawan to meet President Ram Nath Kovind over the issue of CAA and NRC at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leaders TR Baalu (4L), Kanimozhi (3R), Trichy Siva (R), MDMK general secretary Vaiko (5R), Communist Party of India (Marxist) TK Rangarajan (2R), VCK chief Thol Thirumavalavan (3L), Congress leader Manik Thakur (L) and other opposition leaders ahead of their meeting with President Ram Nath Kovind on the issue of CAA and NRC, at Tamil Nadu Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader TR Baalu talks to the media after meeting with President Ram Nath Kovind over the issue of CAA and NRC at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi. DMK leader Kanimozhi, MDMK general secretary Vaiko and other opposition leaders are also seen.

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Leaders of Secular Progressive Alliance led by DMK Chief M K Stalin, MDMK Chief Vaiko and others pose for a photograph, ahead of sending the two crore signatures collected against the implementation of Citizenship Amendment Act, National Population Registry and NRC, in Chennai.

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MDMK chief Vaiko along with CPI (M) members displays placards during a protest demonstration seeking the withdrawal of the Citizenship Amendment Act, in Chennai.

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MDMK leader Vaiko addresses as Congress President Sonia Gandhi, party leaders Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi and other opposition leaders look on during a protest against Maharashtra government formation issue, at Parliament premises in New Delhi.

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Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma and MDMK leader Vaiko after attending an all party meeting ahead of the winter session of Parliament, at Parliament Library Building in New Delhi

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Newly-elected MDMK MP Vaiko takes oath as the member of Rajya Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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MDMK General Secretary Vaiko at the special court, in Chennai. Vaiko was convicted of sedition by a special court in Chennai for a speech he made in 2009 against the Union government and sentenced him to one-year imprisonment.

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DMK Leader MK Stalin with MDMK leader Vaiko during an election rally,ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in Coimbatore.

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Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) Chief Vaiko presents a gift to superstar Rajinikanth's younger daughter Soundarya Rajinikanth and actor-businessman Vishagan Vanangamudi during their wedding ceremony, in Chennai.

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Police detain MDMK leader Vaiko with other Tamil organisation members during their protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his public meeting in Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu.

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MDMK leader Vaiko with other Tamil organisation members stage black flag to protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his public meeting in Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu.

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DMK leader M K Stalin, MDMK Chief Vaiko, VCK Leader Thol Thirumavalavan at a demonstration against dilution of certain provisions of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities Act) at Valluvar Kottam in Chennai.

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Members of DMK, Congress and MDMK during a protest demanding total withdrawal of recent bus fare hike in Coimbatore.

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MDMK General Secretary Vaiko during a road blockade agitation demanding a total withdrawal of recent bus fare hike in Chennai.

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DMK Working President M K Stalin and MDMK chief Vaiko during the public meeting for the Diamond Jubilee celebration of the party's mouthpiece 'Murasoli' in Chennai.

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MDMK Chief Vaiko meets with DMK Chief Karunanidhi at his Gopalpuram residence in Chennai. DMK Working president MK Stalin along with MP Kanimozhi are also seen.

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MDMK’s Vaiko leads a Tirunelveli stir against the Kudankulam project in ’12

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MDMK chief Vaiko was remanded in judicial custody for 15 days after he surrendered before a court, in Chennai.

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MDMK chief Vaiko interacts with Tamilnadu farmers during a protest at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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MDMK General Secretary Vaiko, VCK President Thol Thirumavalavan and others during the releases the book of “The covered truths and Nalini’s meeting with Priyanka”, in Chennai. Nalini Sriharan, one of the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case who has completed 25 years in prison, releases her autobiography on November 24 in Chennai, it would be another addition to half-a-dozen books released on the former PM’s assassination writen and edited by Pa Egalaivan.

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MDMK leader Vaiko being garlanded by his supporters after he was acquitted in Sedition Case by local court, in Chennai.

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MDMK General Secretary Vaiko trying to enter Egmore Railway Station breaking police barricades during a ‘rail roko’ protest called by the farmers’ federation demanding the Centre’s intervention in setting up of the Cauvery Management Board in the ongoing Cauvery water dispute, in Chennai.

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MDMK General Secretary Vaiko and VCK Chief Thol Thirumavalavan, along with several workers including those from the Left parties at a Rail Roko protest called by the farmers’ federation demanding the Centre’s intervention in setting up of the Cauvery Management Board in the ongoing Cauvery water dispute, at Egmore Railway Station, in Chennai.

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People Welfare Front Leaders, MDMK Chief Vaiko, VCK Leader Thol Thirumavalavan and Left parties staging a protest against the alleged killing of a Dalit youth at Valluvarkottam in Chennai.

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MDMK leader Vaiko along with supporters stages a protest holding placards "We want freedom, Free Tamil Eelam, in Chennai

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Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) general secretary Vaiko along with members from various farmers associations during protest against the Centre’s move to implement methane extraction projects in Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu.

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MDMK Chief Vaiko along with farmers protesting against the Karnataka government.

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Supporters of MDMK burn portraits of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa during a protest in New Delhi.

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MDMK supporters holding a protest against the visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa in New Delhi.

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MDMK chief Vaiko with BJP president Rajnath Singh during a meeting in New Delhi.

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MDMK chief Vailko meets suspended DMK Leader MK Alagri in Madurai.

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BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi being greeted by MDMK Chief Vaiko in Chennai.

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Tamil Nadu's MDMK party Chief Vaiko receives the election fund in Coimbatore.

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Tamil activists and supporters of MDMK party hold placards during a protest against Sri Lanka's alleged wartime abuses near the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission in Chennai. The protesters demanded that the SLDHC be shut down and India support the resolution that the United States proposes to introduce at the current United Nations Human Rights Council meeting urging a full accounting of what happened at the end of the war.

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MDMK leader Vaiko along with party workers burning an effigy of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa during a protest against his visit to India, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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MDMK leader Vaiko addresses party workers during a protest against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa's forthcoming visit to India, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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MDMK leader Vaiko and his party workers stage a protest at Badhchicholi village in Madhya Pradesh near the Maharashtra border after they were stopped from proceeding to Sanchi to protest the scheduled visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

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Former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court, Justice (Retd.) Rajinder Sachar and MDMK General Secretary Vaiko during a press conference regarding the ongoing movement against the proposed Koodankulam nuclear plants, in New Delhi.

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UDF workers burn an effigy of MDMK leader Vaiko at the Kumili check post during a protest over Mullaperiyar dam in Kochi.

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