Karunanidhi health Live updates: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy and Dy CM O. Panneerselvam visited Kauvery hospital to see DMK supremo. “I have just met him in Kauvery hospital, he is better and is recovering well,” Indian Express quoted Palaniswami as saying after meeting Karunanidhi. Palaniswami told reporters that the DMK chief’s health condition is “stable…he is well…a medical team is attending on him… Me and deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam along with DMK party working president M K Stalin and Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi visited him in person,” PTI reported. State ministers including Law minister C Ve Shanmugam accompanied the Chief Minister to the hospital.
DMK president and five-time Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi’s health has shown improvement and remains stable, doctors treating him said on Monday morning, three days after he was admitted to the hospital. The veteran leader is suffering from urinary tract infection and age-related ailments and was reportedly unwell from Wednesday. He is currently under the supervision of a team of doctors in the ICU of the hospital. Karunanidhi’s wife, his son and DMK’s working president MK Stalin and daughter Kanimozhi, Rajya Sabha MP, are at the hospital for last three days. On Sunday, scores of DMK supporters had gathered outside the hospital here to inquire about the health of the ailing leader who had served as the CM of Tamil Nadu five times between 1969 and 2011.
In a medical bulletin issued by the hospital on Sunday evening, Dr Aravindan Selvaraj, Executive Director of the hospital, said that a team of expert doctors are continuously monitoring the clinical condition of Karunanidhi and with active medical support, he is showing improvement. Karunanidhi was being kept under a supervision of doctors at his Gopalapuram residence for a few days before he was admitted to the hospital on Saturday after doctors reported a sharp decline in his blood pressure. Meanwhile, to wish their leader speedy recovery, people are praying outside the hospital day and night.