Karunanidhi’s Overall Health Declined- Hospital Stay Extended


DMK President and former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, M Karunanidhi has been hospitalized in Chennai’s Kauvery Hospital a few days ago. The problem as disclosed by the Doctors was altered Liver Function and hematological parameters. The press release released by the hospital revealed that the problem with which this 94-year old leader was admitted has been resolved but due to the ripe age and existing problems his overall health has declined and he will need to stay in the hospital for a few more days.

Many top leaders and prominent personalities from the State and the National level went to visit the leader and console him in this condition. Some of these are Congress President Rahul Gandhi, NCP Leader Sharad Pawar, Venkaiah Naidu, Representatives of Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu E Palaniswami, Actors Vijay, Rajinikanth, Sarath Kumar, Tamil poet Vairamuthu, etc.

Thousands of volunteers and utter devotees of the party and of the leader have reached the Kauvery hospital in support of their favorite leader. It is also said that some people died listening to the news that their favorite leader is hospitalized. Mass prayers are being carried out in all parts of Tamil Nadu for the speed recovery of the DMK Chief.

Karunanidhi had been elected as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu 5 times and had been a devoted leader of the opposition in his entire Political career. He is currently serving as an MLA in Thiruvarur Constituency. The 94-year old leader was also known for his writing contributions in the Tamil Film industry. He also wrote several poems, letters, screenplays, novels, biographies, historical novels, stage plays and also movie songs.