M Karunanidhi, the chief of DMK, is now hospitalized in Chennai hospital in the midnight. After hours, he son, MK Stalin, final broke his silence and reported that his father’s condition is under control and is doing well. He also urged all the party worker to not believe in any type of rumours that can break off in such a situation.
According to his family, this 94-year-old Veteran politician was facing few health issues for the past few days and suddenly it got out of hands due to blood pressure issue late in the evening. He is surrounded by all his family members that included his daughter M Kanimozhi, his sons, MK Alagiri and MK Stalin with top DMK leaders. He is currently in Kauvery Hospital in Chennai and going through the treatment.
He is currently out of danger as per the reports and is currently under observation to make sure that his condition is stable.
According to the health bulletin, at 1:30 am the Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu was taken to the intensive care unit due to the instant drop in blood pressure.
Dr Arvindan Selvaraj, the hospital executive director said that "His blood pressure has stabilised with medical management and he continues to be monitored and treated by a panel of expert doctors,"
When asked, Mr Stalin, come forward to give a statement about his father’s condition and told media that it is improving now and also appealed to his party leader to stay away from any rumours in such time and not to visit the hospital. However, his appeal got nothing to do with the supporters as they come up with the sudden rush to be there with them at this time. The crowd has gathered around the home of DMK leader’s Gopalapuram.
There were so many supports that even reach the hospital that is around 2 km away from his residence. They come as soon as they heard about his condition and are now camping outside the hospital much to police personnel’s dismay.
The DMK leaders were visiting their home for two days when the news of his health came out to inquire about his health and support the family. On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind and Congress President Rahul Gandhi spoke to Ms Kanimozhi and Mr Stalin about the health of their father and to offer any help. Even the superstar Rajnikanth called the family on Thursday.