DMK president and five-time chief minister of Tamil Nadu, M Karunanidhi, passed away today. He was 94. Karunanidhi was admitted to Kauvery Hospital at Alwarpet in Chennai recently due to age related ailments and his end came today. His death is being mourned by tens of lakhs of his party members and top leaders of the country. Earlier, a statement… Continue reading "Karunanidhi passes away"
In an opposition show of strength, top leaders including Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar are in Chennai today to attend an event to mark the 94th birthday and 60 years of DMK chief M Karunanidhi as a legislator. Karunanidhi, recovering from illness, is not expected to be part of the birthday bash to be… Continue reading "As Karunanidhi turns 94, leaders from all over India in Chennai"
DMK has asked its cadres to avoid visiting party chief M Karunanidhi on his birthday on June 3 as per doctors’ advice. Party working president M K Stalin, meanwhile, unveiled a website “wishthalaivar.com” to send greetings to the nonagenarian leader online and he posted his wishes, the first on the new site. Stalin launched the website on Tuesday morning and… Continue reading "Don’t disturb Karunanidhi, says Stalin"
DMK has exhorted its cadres to work towards making party patriarch M Karunanidhi’s 94th birthday, which marks the diamond jubilee of his legislative career, on June 3 a turning point in the country’s politics. In an epistle, Stalin made the appeal as the party gears up for the celebrations for which it has invited several political leaders, including Congress vice-president… Continue reading "DMK’s big plans for Karunanidhi’s birthday"
DMK president M Karunanidhi is recuperating and undergoing speech therapy, his son and party working president M K Stalin said on Monday. “You all know. It is due to old age. There are some issues. Right now, he is recuperating,” Stalin told reporters at the party headquarters ‘Anna Arivalayam’ in Chennai. He said people are angry at Chief Minister K… Continue reading "Karunanidhi undergoing speech therapy"
The city police arrested a person who trespassed into former Chief Minister and DMK president M. Karunanidhi’s residence in Mylapore and threatened his wife Rajathiammal with a toy gun. The man walked up the first floor of the CIT colony residence of Rajathi Ammal, living with her daughter and DMK Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi, pointed the toy gun and demanded… Continue reading "Security breach at Karunanidhi’s residence, man held with ‘gun’"
Claiming that there had been a marked improvement in the health condition of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam president M Karunanidhi, who is currently undergoing treatment at the Kauvery Hospital in Alwarpet, his daughter and Rajya Sabha MP Kanimzohi said that he was expected to be discharged on Thursday. Karuannidhi, who was admitted to hospital on the night of December 15 was… Continue reading "Karunanidhi likely to be discharged tomorrow"
Kauvery Hospital today released a photo of DMK president M Karunanidhi watching television. “DMK President Dr.Kalaignar M,Karunanidhi is recovering well at Kauvery Hospital, Alwarpet, Chennai. He will be discharged from the hospital after completion of course of antibiotics,” the photo release said.
DMK president Karunanidhi, who is undergoing treatment in Chennai for breathing difficulty caused by throat and lung infection, is doing well, party treasurer and the nonagenarian leader’s son M K Stalin said today. Speaking to reporters, he said, “Doctors treating Kalaignar (Karunanidhi) told me that the party chief is all right and asked me not to worry.” It is said… Continue reading "Karunanidhi is doing fine, discharge soon"
DMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi, who was admitted to a hospital in Chennai last night, underwent tracheostomy today. “DMK President and former Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Dr Kalaignar M.Karunanidhi, readmitted at Kauvery Hospital, Alwarpet, Chennai on 15th December 2016 with breathing difficulty due to throat and lung infection, has undergone Tracheostomy to optimise breathing.” said… Continue reading "Karunanidhi undergoes tracheostomy, ‘condition stable’"