Speculations are rife that the BJP might warm up to AIADMK, which has ten members in the House. (Agencies)
The BJP has 42 members in the Upper House.
The BJP needs AIADMK’s support in a bid to push through key legislations in the Rajya Sabha.
An official communication from Tamil Nadu government had said that Jayalalithaa would meet the Prime Minister to discuss issues concerning the state.
Jayalalithaa is expected to raise the issues of allocation of additional power to the state, which is facing an energy shortage. She is also expected to raise the fishermen's issue.
The AIADMK supremo will also call on President Pranab Mukherjee.
She will also meet Union Law Minister Ravishankar Prasad and Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman.
Speculations are rife that the BJP might warm up to AIADMK, which has ten members in the House.