After a week-long deadlock in seat-sharing negotiations ahead of the elections, The MK Stalin-led DMK has given 25 assembly seats and the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency to its ally the Congress for upcoming assembly elections in Tamil Nadu. A formal pact was signed by DMK chief Stalin and Tamil Nadu Congress Committee chief KS Alagiri at the DMK’s headquarters ‘Anna Arivalayam’. The Tamil Nadu Assembly has 234 seats. The DMK, which swept the Lok Sabha polls in 2019, has allotted 48 seats to allies. While Congress has got 25, Vaiko’s MDMK, Thirumavalavan’s Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi and CPI have got six each. The Indian Union Muslim League has got three and Manithaneya Makkal Katchi just 2.