A string of leaders, including Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and MDMK founder Vaiko have enquired about the health of ailing DMK President M Karunanidhi, the party said today.
A DMK release said Rahul Gandhi and Azad called up DMK Rajya Sabha Member Kanimozhi and enquired about the health condition of Karunanidhi.
The release said Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, his cabinet colleagues, TNCC President Su Thirunavukkarasar, former TNCC Chief’s M Krishnasamy, K V Thangkabalu and EVKS Elangovan and Kumari Ananthan, Congress leaders Peter Alphonse, Gopanna, J M Haroon, spokesperson Kushbu, former MPs, besides lyricist Vairamuthu, Traders Federation leader Vikramaraja, former MLA and comedian S Ve Shekar and DMK functionaries met DMK Treasurer M K Stalin and enquired about the health condition of Karunanidhi.
Also, MDMK General Secretary Vaiko, DMK General Secretary K Anbazhagan and Dravidar Kazhagam President K Veeramani CPI(M) MP T K Rengarajan also enquired about his health condition over phone, the release said.
Karunanidhi had recently fallen ill due to a drug induced allergy and doctors had advised him to take rest.
His estranged son M K Alagiri, expelled from DMK in 2014 for ‘anti-party activities’, had called on him yesterday