The name is Maran, ..., Ilanthirumaran.
The Lok Paritran has hit its campaign trail on a rather ambitious note. 38-year-old Ilanthirumaran, an IIT alumna (sic), is the party's candidate for the Chepauk constituency.
And guess who the former US-based software professional will take head on? None other than DMK chief ministerial candidate M Karunanidhi!