Karunanidhi Demise: Bollywood stars offer their condolences
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK stalwart M. Karunanidhi is no more. Kauvery Hospital announced on Tuesday evening in a statement which read as, “With deep anguish, we announce the demise of our beloved Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi at 6.20 p.m. Despite the best possible efforts by a team of doctors and nurses to resuscitate him, he failed to respond.”
Karunanidhi, 94, was admitted to the hospital on July 28 and his condition worsened on Monday. Many politicians and celebrities have expressed anguish over his death. Celebrities like Riteish Deshmukh, Rajinikanth and Adnan and others have tweeted their condolence.
Check out their tweets here:
— ANI (@ANI) August 7, 2018
The Last #Tamil Titan has fallen. Former TN CM #MKarunanidhi was an incomparable man. #TamilNadu has lost at once its greatest contemporary political and creative enigma. Our beautiful language #Tamil will miss #Kalaignar #Karunanidhi This void he has left will take ages to fill.
— Siddharth (@Actor_Siddharth) August 7, 2018
Saddened to learn the news of the passing away of Kalaignar Muthuvel Karunanidhi ji. My heartfelt condolences to the family and the people of Tamil Nadu. He was a giant. May he rest in peace.🙏#RIPKalaignar pic.twitter.com/2C6XDlvv61
— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 7, 2018
Today India has lost one of its tallest leaders. Deeply saddened by the passing away of Kalaignar Karunanidhi ji. Deepest condolences to the family and loved ones 🙏🏽 His contribution to the state of Tamil Nadu, its people has been immense. True Champion of Tamil pride. RIP Sir.
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) August 7, 2018
— Aasif Sheikh (@iaasifsheikh) August 7, 2018
His passing away is an irreparable loss 2the Nation. He lead the Dravidian movement wth a lot of Personel integrity & provided social cohesion 2the Tamilian cause through his far sighted leadership and administrative skills @mkstalin @RahulGandhi @sushmitadevmp
— Nagma Morarji (@nagma_morarji) August 7, 2018
— Manoj Tiwari (@ManojTiwariMP) August 7, 2018
May his soul rest in peace.