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Karunanidhi health updates: DMK chief's health stable, doctors monitoring condition, says MK Stalin

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Karunanidhi health updates: DMK chief's health stable, doctors monitoring condition, says MK Stalin
  • 21:36 (IST)

    Karunanidhi's health is stable, says Stalin

    According to reports, DMK working president MK Stalin said at an interview that DMK supremo Karunanidhi's health is stable and that doctors are monitoring his condition at the hospital. 

  • 20:58 (IST)

    Outside Kauvery Hospital, DMK supporters hail 'Thailavar's' fighting spirit

    They scream one moment, with tears rolling down their cheeks, then burst into frenzied sloganeering, hailing the fighting spirit of their Thalaivar (leader), who wages a grim battle for life at a hospital in Chennai.

    Emotions oscillate between hope and despair as hundreds of DMK supporters outside the Kauvery Hospital pray for the life of party chief M Karunanidhi, who is admitted to the intensive care unit since early Saturday.

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  • 19:17 (IST)

    MK Stalin handed over letter from Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena

  • 18:12 (IST)

    Sri Lankan MPs give letter from President Maithripala Sirisena to MK Stalin

    Two Sri Lankan MPs Arumugam Thondaiman and Senthil Thondaiman visited the DMK chief Karunanidhi on behalf of the Sri Lankan president. They handed over a letter to DMK working president MK Stalin, in which Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena wished the DMK chief speedy recovery.

  • 17:52 (IST)

    Rajinikanth likely to visit ailing Karunanidhi tomorrow

    According to Puthiyathallaimurai TV, actor Rajinikanth will fly to Chennai on Tuesday from the shooting of a Karthik Subbaraj film. After landing, he is expected to visit Kauvery Hospital to inquire about the DMK chief Karunanidhi's health.

  • 17:47 (IST)

    Sharad Pawar tweets about visiting ailing Karunanidhi 

    After visiting Kauvery Hospital to see DMK chief Karunanidhi, NCP chief Sharad Pawar tweeted a picture of him with the children of former Tamil Nadu chief minister, MK Stalin and Kanimozhi.

  • 17:44 (IST)

    Two Sri Lankan MPs visit Kauvery Hospital

    According to News18 Tamil Nadu, Sri Lankan MPs Arumugam Thondaiman and Senthil Thondaiman have come to Kavery Hospital to inquire about Karunanidhi's health.

  • 17:11 (IST)

    Supporters gather outside Kauvery Hospital in Chennai

  • 16:31 (IST)

    Karunanidhi supporters pray at his Coimbatore home for his recovery

  • 15:44 (IST)

    Decision on Rahul Gandhi's visit soon, says Congress

    Quoting Congress sources, India Today reported that party president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia are being updated on Karunanidhi's health. A decision on Rahul's visit will be made soon. Several politicians have visited the DMK president in the hospital so far. Congress was represented by Ghulam Nabi Azad. 

  • 15:33 (IST)

    DMK says Karunanidhi's vital signs are normal

    DMK president M Karunanidhi's health condition is stable and his vital signs are normal on Monday, said a party spokesperson.

    "Karunanidhi's condition is now stable after a minor setback in the form of breathing problem on Sunday night. The doctors at Kauvery Hospital are monitoring his condition," TKS Elangovan said. He said the 94-year-old leader who was admitted in the intensive care unit (ICU) has been moving his hands and legs and also opened his eyes.

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  • 15:04 (IST)

    Supporters continue to gather in large numbers outside Kauvery Hospital

    A large number of supporters have gathered outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai to enquire about the heath of DMK chief Karunanidhi 

  • 14:51 (IST)

    Recap: DMK leader A Raja addressed the gathering outside Kauvery Hospital on Sunday

    Senior DMK leader A Raja spoke to supporters gathered outside the Kauvery Hospital on Sunday evening as he told them to maintain calm since the DMK chief was stable and recovering.

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  • 14:46 (IST)

    Recap: Heavy police deployment outside Kauvery Hospital to control large gathering of supporters 

    On Sunday night, police had to use lathicharge to control the swelling crowd of supporters who had gathered outside the Kauvery Hospital. 

    Image courtesy: PTI

  • 14:26 (IST)

    Karunanidhi doing fine, say DMK ministers Seloor Raju and Kadambur Raju

    'Karunanidhi is fine' said DMK ministers Seloor Raju and Kadambur Raju who came to the Kauvery Hospital to enquire about the DMK chief's health status, as per a News18 Tamil report.

  • 14:11 (IST)

    Karunanidhi getting good medical care, says DMK leader K Verramani

    The DMK leader is getting good care by medical experts, party member K Verramani told reporters outside the Kauvery Hospital, Puthiyathalaimurai TV reported.

  • 13:57 (IST)

    'Karunanidhi is good and will soon return home,' says actor Sarathkumar

    Actor Sarathkumar who visited Kauvery Hospital on Monday told the media that the DMK chief was doing good and would return home soon, Thanthi TV reported.

  • 13:47 (IST)

    Thousands of volunteers stationed outside Kauvery Hospital

    Thousands of DMK workers and supporters are present outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai where ailing DMK chief Karunanidhi is admitted, according to Thanthi TV .

  • 13:28 (IST)

    MK Stalin leaves Kauvery Hospital

    According to News18 Tamil, DMK leader and Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin has departed from the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai after meeting several visitors including chief minister E Palaniswami and Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev.

  • 13:12 (IST)

    Actors Sivakumar and Surya visit Karunanidhi

    Famous south Indian actors Sivakumar and Surya on Monday visited ailing DMK chief Karunanidhi at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai, as per local media reports.

  • 12:58 (IST)

    Schoolchildren pray for Karunanidhi's health

    Students of a Tamil Nadu school got together to pray for the speedy recovery of ailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday.

    Image courtesy: News18 Tamil

  • 12:49 (IST)

    EPS, OPS visited Karunanidhi; met Stalin, Kanimozhi and briefed media

    Earlier on Monday, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam visited Kauvery Hospiatl in Chennai to enquire about the health of DMK chief Karunanidhi where they were received by hi son and senior DMK leader MK Stalin. They alter addressed the media and said that the SMk supremo was doing fine under medical supervision of a team of expert doctors.

  • 12:01 (IST)

    Karunanidhi is battling with Yaman, he will conquer him and return, says Vaiko

    DMK supremo Karunanidhi is fighting with Yaman (the God of death) but he will return victorious, said MDMK general secretary Vaiko Kaveri after visting him at Kauvery Hospital on Monday, News18 Tamil reported.

  • 11:48 (IST)

    DMK's Duraimurugan, Kanimozhi and MK Stalin meet Jaggi Vasudev 

    Sadhguru Jaggi vasudev came to see DMk chief Karunanidhi at the Kauvery Hospital on Monday. He was greeted by his children MK Stalin and Kanimozhi.

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  • 11:43 (IST)

    Stalin briefs chief minister E Palaniswami

    MK Stalin on Monday briefed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami and his ministers about Karunanidhi's health at Kauvery Hospital.

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  • 11:34 (IST)

    Poet Vairamuthu and AIADMK member Nanjil Sampath visit Karunanidhi

    AIADMK member Nanjil Sampath and famous Tamil poet Vairamuthu visited DMK chief Karunanidhi in Kauvery Hospital on Monday, according to local media reports.

  • 10:53 (IST)

    MDMK general secretary Vaiko Kaveri came to see Karunanidhi at Kauvery Hospital

    MDMK general secretary Vaiko Kaveri called on ailing DMK supremo Karunanidhi at the Kauvery hospital in Chennai on Monday morning, News18 Tamil reported.

  • 10:51 (IST)

    Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev arrives at Kauvery Hospital

    Isha Yoga founder and spiritual guru Jaggi vasudev also visited DMK chief Karunanidhi at the Kauvery Hospital on Monday, News18 Tamil reported.

  • 10:43 (IST)

    E Palaniswami briefs media after meeting Karunanidhi at Kauvery Hospital

    EPS said that the DMK chief is better and is recovering well.

  • 10:40 (IST)

    CM Palaniswami says Karunanidhi's health is stable and good

    Chief Minister E Palaniswami​ said that he met Karunanidhi along with Stalin and Kanimozhi and that the DMK chief's "health is stable and good".

  • 10:31 (IST)

    EPS meets Karunanidhi in ICU, says he is doing fine

    E Palaniswami met Karunanidhi in ICU. He said that the DMK chief is doing fine and a team of expert doctors team is monitoring him, according to reports.

  • 10:28 (IST)

    Stalin requests DMK volunteers to maintain calm, cooperate with police

    DMK volunteers need to maintain peace and cooperate with the police, MK Stalin requests to supporters.

  • 10:25 (IST)

    DMK leaders, other ministers also present at the Kauvery Hopsital along with CM, deputy CM

    State ministers Kshnmugm, Vijaya Baskar And Jayakumar along with DMK leaders TR Baalu and Durai Murugan are present inside the Kauvery Hospital, The News Minute reported. 

  • 10:04 (IST)

    E Palaniswami, O Panneerselvam arrive at Kauvery Hospital, recieved by Stalin

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami and and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam have arrived at the Kauvery hospital to enquire about M Karunanidhi's health, according to sources. They were received by Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin.

  • 09:46 (IST)

    Tamil Nadu CM to visit Karunanidhi in hospital soon

    Chief Minister E Palaniswami will reach the Kauvery Hospital soon to meet ailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi.

  • 09:43 (IST)

    DMK workers continue to gather outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai 

  • 09:42 (IST)

    Karunanidhi responding well to treatment, vital statistics are fine

    DMK chief 's vital statistics are stable and he is responding well to the treatment. His blood pressure is also being maintained without the use of Ionotropes, according to several media reports.

  • 09:34 (IST)

    Karunanidhi stable, being closely monitored by doctors

    The health of DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi was stable on Monday morning as he continues to be monitored round-the-clock by doctors at the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai, a Times of India report said.

  • 09:20 (IST)

    DMK workers and supporters pray for Karunanidhi's health in Chennai

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  • 09:16 (IST)

    Over 2,000 policemen stationed outside Kauvery Hopsital 

    More than 2,000 police personnel have been deployed outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai as security has been beefed-up sighting the swelling crowd.

  • 09:04 (IST)

    Daughter Kanimozhi says Karunanidhi is good, volunteers should be brave

    According to Thanthi TV, DMK chief Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi who had stayed at the hospital overnight has said that he is doing good and his well-wishers and party workers should be "brave" in these testing times. 

  • 09:01 (IST)

    DMK worker dies of heart attack, another commits suicide in Chennai

    A DMK worker died of a heart attack in Thiruvarur on Sunday morning after hearing about the deteriorating health of party veteran M Karunanidhi. Another DMK worker, Raju, committed suicide by hanging himself on Sunday, according to local media reports.

  • 08:46 (IST)

    Recap: Venkaiah Naidu visited Karnunanidhi in Kauvery Hopsital

    Karunanidhi was visited by Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai on Sunday.Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit also accompanied Naidu.

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  • 08:40 (IST)

    DMK supporters have gathered in large numbers outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai

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  • 08:30 (IST)

    No leave declared at Anna University

    There has been no announcement made for a leave at the Anna University or any other educational institute in Chennai as of now and people have been advised to not follow hearsay rumours. 

  • 08:25 (IST)

    Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan wished Karunanidhi a speedy recovery 

  • 08:13 (IST)

    Heavy police deployment outside the Kauvery Hopsital in Chennai 

  • 08:10 (IST)

    Recap: Police lathicharged supporters gathered outside Kauvery Hopsital on Sunday 

  • 08:05 (IST)

    Despite police lathicharge, supporters stay undettered outside hopsital 

    Despite being lathicharged by the police, Karunanidhi's supporters remained undeterred outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai urging the hospital staff to update them about the DMK chief's health condition.

  • 07:48 (IST)

    Chief minister E Palaniswami was headed to Chennai from Salem, told to delay visit by police

    Tamil Nadu chief minister E Palaniswami, who was headed to Chennai after cutting short his Salem tour was advised by the police to postpone his visit, according to a Hindustan Times report.

Karunanidhi health LATEST updates: According to reports, DMK working president MK Stalin said at an interview that party supremo Karunanidhi's health is stable and that doctors are monitoring his condition at the hospital.

Two Sri Lankan MPs Arumugam Thondaiman and Senthil Thondaiman visited the DMK chief Karunanidhi on behalf of the Sri Lankan president. They handed over a letter to DMK working president MK Stalin, in which Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena wished the DMK chief speedy recovery.

Quoting Congress sources, India Today reported that party president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia are being updated on Karunanidhi's health. A decision on Rahul's visit will be made soon. Several politicians have visited the DMK president in the hospital so far. Congress was represented by Ghulam Nabi Azad.

"Karunanidhi is fine," said DMK ministers Seloor Raju and Kadambur Raju who came to the Kauvery Hospital to enquire about the DMK chief's health status, as per a News18 Tamil report.

Actor Sarathkumar who visited Kauvery Hospital on Monday told the media that the DMK chief was doing good and would return home soon, Thanthi TV reported. MK Stalin has left the Kauvery Hospital while famous south Indian actors Sivakumar and Surya visited ailing DMK chief Karunanidhi at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai, as per local media reports.

DMK supremo Karunanidhi is fighting with Yaman (the God of death) but he will return victorious, said MDMK general secretary Vaiko Kaveri after visting him at Kauvery Hospital on Monday, News18 Tamil reported.

Isha Yoga founder and spiritual guru Jaggi vasudev and MDMK general secretary Vaiko Kaveri also visited DMK chief Karunanidhi at the Kauvery Hospital on Monday, News18 Tamil reported. E Palaniswami met Karunanidhi in the ICU. The Tamil Nadu chief minister said that the DMK chief is doing fine and a team of expert doctors team is monitoring him, according to reports.

Palaniswami and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam arrived at the Kauvery hospital to enquire about M Karunanidhi's health, according to sources. They were received by Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin. The health of DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi was stable on Monday morning as he continues to be monitored round-the-clock by doctors at the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai, a Times of India report said.

According to Thanthi TV, DMK chief Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi who had stayed at the hospital overnight has said that he is doing good and his well-wishers and party workers should be "brave" in these testing times.

There has been no announcement made for a leave at the Anna University or any other educational institute in Chennai as of now and people have been advised to not follow hearsay rumours.

Despite being lathicharged by the police, Karunanidhi's supporters remained undeterred outside the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai urging the hospital staff to update them about the DMK chief's health condition.

Karunanidhi's son and senior DMK leader MK Stalin urged supporters gathered outside the hospital to not indulge in violence as he assured them that the DMK chief was responding well to the treatment at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai.

DMK president M Karunanidhi continued to wage a grim battle for life on Sunday night, with the five-time chief minister facing a "transient set back" while undergoing treatment at a hospital here where delirious supporters cried and prayed for the leader.

"It is true that there was a transient set back. But it has been set right due to intensive medical care. Do not believe in rumours. He continues to be treated at the ICU," DMK leader and former Union Minister A Raja told reporters at the hospital premises.

The announcement was greeted with loud cheers by the ardent admirers of Karunanidhi who have gathered in large numbers at the hospital. Hundreds of policemen are deployed in and around the hospital in upscale Alwarpet. A steady stream of DMK supporters visited the hospital since morning, but the crowd began swelling since 7.30 pm as news spread about the deterioration in his condition. "There was a transient setcback in the clinical condition of DMK president M Karunanidhi. With active medical support his vital signs are normalising. He continues to be closely monitored and treated by the panel of expert doctors," a medical bulletin issued by Kauvery Hospital said at 9.50 pm.

Many party workers, especially women, were seen crying. They heaved a sigh of relief after the medical bulletin said he was breathing normally and his vital parameters had stabilised. Karunanidhi was hospitalised in the wee hours on Saturday after his blood pressure dropped. He had undergone a procedure at the Kauvery Hospital for replacement of a tracheostomy tube to help him breathe normally.


Updated Date: Jul 30, 2018 21:51 PM

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