President Ram Nath Kovind visits ailing M Karunanidhi at Chennai's Kauvery hospital, wishes him quick recovery

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday visited DMK president M Karunanidhi at the Kauvery Hospital and wished him a speedy recovery.

IANS August 05, 2018 17:25:21 IST
President Ram Nath Kovind visits ailing M Karunanidhi at Chennai's Kauvery hospital, wishes him quick recovery

Chennai: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday visited DMK president M Karunanidhi at the Kauvery Hospital and wished him a speedy recovery.

"Visited Thiru Karunanidhi, met Kalaignar's family members and doctors, and inquired about his health. Wishing the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, a veteran of our public life, a quick recovery," Kovind tweeted.

President Ram Nath Kovind visits ailing M Karunanidhi at Chennais Kauvery hospital wishes him quick recovery

File image of President Ram Nath Kovind. PTI

Kovind was accompanied by Governor Banwarilal Purohit. He met Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin and daughter Kanimozhi at the hospital and enquired about their father's health.

A five-time chief minister of Tamil Nadu, Karunanidhi was admitted to Kauvery Hospital on 28 July after a dip in his blood pressure and has since been under treatment. His condition is said to be stable now.

Earlier, Kovind was received at the airport by Purohit, Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam.

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