CHENNAI: After the formal unveiling, the Vice President, accompanied by the Chief Minister and other leaders paid floral tributes to a portrait of Karunanidhi kept near the statue.
Five commandments have been engraved under the statue of former CM Karunanidhi
1. We will overcome poverty by avoiding violence
2. We will work tirelessly in the way of former CM Arignar Anna
3. We will build a non-dominant society
4. We will oppose Hindi imposition
5. Autonomy in State and Federalism in centre