Chennai : DMk President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Karunanidhi is in critical condition according to Kauvery Hospital sources where the leader has been admitted since July 29.
The latest medical bulletin says Karunanidhi continues to be in the intensive care unit of the hospital where his response to the medical intervention will determine the prognosis.
The veteran continues to be monitored and is on active life support where maintaining his vital organ function continues to remain a challenge, the hospital executive director Dr Aravindan Selvaraj said.
Following the news, the crowd waiting outside the hospital has swelled and his ailing wife Dayalu Ammal to arrived at the hospital – her first visit to the hospital in five days since the former CM was admitted on July 29.
People outside also took to sloganeering saying “ezhunthuvaa thalivaa…polaam polaam arivalayam . polaam gopalapuram polaam(Get up and come beloved leader..Let’s go ..Let’s go to Gopalapuram)”.