Chennai: DMK Chief and former Chief minister of Tamil Nadu Karunanidhi who is 94 has passed away on Tuesday. Karunanidhi’s son Stalin has requested AIADMK government to allot land for Karunanidhi’s funeral in Marina beach. AIADMK government has denied the request of Stalin. Stalin has approached Madras High court and requested HC to allot land. After many discussions between AIADMK government and DMK HC has ordered government to allot land for Karunanidhi’s funeral in Marina beach. As soon as judgement has made in favour of Stalin, DMK leaders and Stalin broken in to tears.
Many Political leaders have attended Karunanidhi’s funeral. Karunanidhi always used to wear yellow colour shawl and back glasses, his body was wrapped with yellow colour shawl and he covered with Indian flag.
Indian Army paid their last respect to Karunanidhi by firing in to the air. Karunanidhi’s coffin says ” A man who never took rest…has taken rest permanently”. Karunanidhi was buried close to the memorial of Anna dorai who was his mentor.