Dayalu Ammal, wife of late DMK president and former Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi, has been admitted to the Apollo Hospitals here. According to reports, she was hospitalised late last night, and her health condition is improving. This morning, her son and newly elected DMK president M K Stalin visited her at hospital. Meanwhile, wishes have been pouring in on Stalin for his elevation as DMK president. Rahul Gandhi, Congress president, said, "Congratulations to Shri M K Stalin on being elected President of the DMK. I wish him happiness & success as he begins a new chapter in his political journey. @mkstalin." Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal chief minister and TMC chief, said, "Congratulations and best wishes to @mkstalin for being elected President of the DMK @arivalayam." Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan, Tamil Nadu BJP unit president, said, "I wish M K Stalin who has been elected as the new president of the DMK. He served as the son and now has become the chief." Vijayakanth, DMDK leader, "In the path laid by Anna and Kalaignar, M K Stalin should lead the DMK and bring more strength and pride to the party. I heartfully wish him." Subramanian Swamy, BJP Rajya Sabha member, said, "My congrats to M K Stalin. I wish him the best future. I have nothing against him. Ideologically we are still far apart. But his father’s sins cannot visit on him."

Stalin visits ailing mom at hospital

Dayalu Ammal, wife of late DMK president and former Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi, has been admitted to the Apollo Hospitals here.

According to reports, she was hospitalised late last night, and her health condition is improving. This morning, her son and newly elected DMK president M K Stalin visited her at hospital.

Meanwhile, wishes have been pouring in on Stalin for his elevation as DMK president.

Rahul Gandhi, Congress president, said, “Congratulations to Shri M K Stalin on being elected President of the DMK. I wish him happiness & success as he begins a new chapter in his political journey. @mkstalin.”

Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal chief minister and TMC chief, said, “Congratulations and best wishes to @mkstalin for being elected President of the DMK @arivalayam.”

Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan, Tamil Nadu BJP unit president, said, “I wish M K Stalin who has been elected as the new president of the DMK. He served as the son and now has become the chief.”

Vijayakanth, DMDK leader, “In the path laid by Anna and Kalaignar, M K Stalin should lead the DMK and bring more strength and pride to the party. I heartfully wish him.”

Subramanian Swamy, BJP Rajya Sabha member, said, “My congrats to M K Stalin. I wish him the best future. I have nothing against him. Ideologically we are still far apart. But his father’s sins cannot visit on him.”