Chennai: DMK treasurer M.K. Stalin and son of party president M. Karunanidhi has given up his party post, accepting moral responsibility for the party's election rout, a senior leader said.
Speaking to IANS on the condition of anonymity, the DMK leader said: "He (Stalin) has resigned from the post."
The move follows the DMK's washout in the Lok Sabha election in Tamil Nadu. Of the state's 39 seats, the ruling AIADMK bagged a whopping 37 and the BJP and PMK won one each.
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Updated Date: May 18, 2014 14:56:45 IST