Karunanidhi health: Latest developments

By NT Bureau Published on Jul 30, 2018 01:34 AM IST
30 Jul, 01:34

Chennai Commissioner of Police A K Viswanathan inspected police security arrangements around Kauvery Hospital where Karunanidhi is undergoing treatment.

30 Jul, 01:28

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has returned home. It was earlier said he would call on Karunanidhi in the hospital on returning to Chennai from Salem. But he has now gone to his Greenways residence in Chennai.

30 Jul, 01:02

Anna University has dismissed as rumours that its constituent colleges will remain shut tomorrow on account of Karunanidhi's condition.

30 Jul, 00:53

Some groups of DMK cadres are also thronging the Gopalapuram residence of Karunanidhi. 

30 Jul, 00:50

Former Congress Union minister Salam Kurshid has dropped in at Kauvery Hospital to enquire about Karunanidhi's condition.

30 Jul, 00:48

Former DMK minister A V Velu has returned to Kauvery Hospital. 

30 Jul, 00:48

Despite appeal by DMK working president M K Stalin through his statement and party leader A Raja urging them to disperse, the cadres have refused to leave the hospital premises.

30 Jul, 00:29

DMK leader A Raja, who had left Kauvery hospital some time ago, returned now.

29 Jul, 23:26

All relatives of Karunanidhi have left Kauvery Hospital. 

29 Jul, 23:23

Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi has left the hospital.

29 Jul, 23:09

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami is likely to visit Kauvery Hospital on returning from Salem to Chennai. This may happen around 1.30 am, according to reports.

29 Jul, 23:06

DMK cadres raising slogans outside the hospital like yesterday: Thalaivai Ezhundhu Vaa (Leader, get up and come).

29 Jul, 23:02

According to reports, Karunanidhi's wife Rajathi and daughter Kanimozhi are staying back in the hospital, while leaders like T R Baalu and A Raja have left.

29 Jul, 22:55

Karunanidhi's son M K Stalin has left the hospital. 

29 Jul, 22:53

Cadres seen holding DMK flags and portraits of Karunanidhi in front of Kauvery Hospital.

29 Jul, 22:52

Police outside Kauvery Hospital are trying to persuade the cadres to disperse peacefully.

29 Jul, 22:47

Police lathicharge the unruly crowd that had gathered in front of Kauvery Hospital. Earlier, public were seen throwing plastic dividers at the strong police contingent.

29 Jul, 22:45

DMK cadres have turned up in full strength opposite Kauvery Hospital and are raising slogans.

29 Jul, 22:43

Speaking to mediapersons outside Kauvery Hospital, former minister and DMK leader A Raja said Karunanidhi's vital organs were normalising after a slight setback. He urged people not to believe rumours.