Karunanidhi health: Live report from Kauvery Hospital

By Santhosh Mathevan Published on Aug 07, 2018 06:43 PM IST
07 Aug, 18:43

Karunanidhi passed away at 6.10 pm at Kauvery Hospital.

07 Aug, 18:32

Tasmac shops told to close down by 6  pm.

07 Aug, 18:11

Cinema shows cancelled all over State for next two days.

07 Aug, 18:10

Police personnel have been asked to keep vigil at important intersections and also at Alwarpet and Gopalapuram. 

07 Aug, 18:01

There is no official word from Kauvery Hospital or the DMK about the present condition of Karunanidhi.

07 Aug, 18:00

Cadres have started to arrive at the Gopalapuram residence of Karunanidhi.

07 Aug, 17:59

Bangal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is headed for Chennai and will reach here tomorrow morning.

07 Aug, 17:58

Seeing the family members being tearful, cadres gathered outside the hospital break down.

07 Aug, 17:56

As Karunanidhi's condition deteriorated, according to the health bulletin issued by Kauvery Hospital, his family members were seen moving to Gopalapuram. 

07 Aug, 15:09

MP Kanimozhi, brother M K Alagiri, Murasoli Selvam and DMK leader T R Baalu and I Periaswamy accompanied Stalin when he went to meet Chief Minister Palaniswami.

07 Aug, 15:00

Comedian Vadivelu today visited Kauvery Hospital to enquire about Karunanidhi's health condition. He had campaigned extensively for the DMK in 2011 during the Assembly elections. 

07 Aug, 14:58

Even as DMK president Karunanidhi continues to undergo treatment at Kauvery Hospital, his son and party working president M K Stalin called on CM Palaniswami.

07 Aug, 12:32

G K Vasan visits hospital and  addresses mediapersons. Says he wishes for speedy recovery of Karunanidhi. Hopes he returns home soon.

07 Aug, 11:40

More than 40 DMK MLAs are reported to be at the hospital, awaiting information about their president.

07 Aug, 11:39

Puducherry Territorial Assembly Speaker V Vaithilingam has arrived at Kauvery Hospital.  

07 Aug, 11:20

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy has arrived at Kauvery Hospital to enquire about Karunanidhi's health.

07 Aug, 10:30

DMK leader and former minister K N Nehru arrives at hospital.

07 Aug, 10:29

MDMK leader Vaiko reaches Kauvery Hospital. Ever since Karunanidhi was admitted to the hospital, Vaiko, his one-time associate, has been a regular visitor.

07 Aug, 10:28

People have hung a banner atop the Alwarpet bridge like as if Karunanidhi is saying to his cadres that he is well.

07 Aug, 10:25

The crowds outside Kauvery Hospital where DMK leader Karunanidhi is being treated, are quietly watching the developments.