Karunanidhi death anniv: DMK begins peace march
According to Daily Thanthi report, DMK ministers, MLAs, MPs and party leaders turned up for the peace march
CHENNAI: DMK, on Monday, set off on a peace march in Chennai on the fifth death anniversary of the former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi.
The peace rally that is being held under the leadership of Chief Minister MK Stalin will start from Karunanidhi statue in the Omandurar Estate Complex till the Kalaignar Memorial at Marina.
Chief Minister @mkstalin along with #DMK party leaders and cadres went on a silent march towards former chief minister #KalaigarKarunanidhi’s memorial on his 5th death anniversary. @_Hemanathan_ #MKStalin #KalaingarMemorialRally #KalaingarMemorial #Kalaignar #MKarunanidhi pic.twitter.com/pKRyNe6zB4— DT Next (@dt_next) August 7, 2023
Stalin was joined by his sister Kanimozhi, son Udhayanidhi, cabinet colleagues and scores of party workers.
The leaders paid floral tributes at the memorial, which was decorated with flowers.
Karunanidhi (1924-2018), a Dravidian stalwart, was a five-time chief minister and helmed the party for nearly five decades till his death.
(INPUTS FROM PTI)