MADURAI: The Madurai Urban district unit of the BJP had paid homage to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK president Dr.M.Karunanidhi who passed away at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai on August 7th 2018 evening.
At the BJP office in Madurai city P.T.Rajan Road on August 8th morning, party leaders and district functionaries paid floral tributes to the veteran leader and expressed homage to ‘Kalaignar’.
A RESPECTED LEADER:
Speaking at the BJP Madurai Urban district -city office at P.T.Rajan Road near Bibikulam Uzhavar Sandhai, State Secretary Prof.Dr.R.Srinivasan has said that Shri.Karunanidhi was a widely respected leader because of his long innings in public life.
“His passing away leaves a void in politics….Our Prime Minister Mr.Modi came to Chennai to enquire about his health and he offered to take Shri.Karunanidh to Delhi if required for medical treatment……Politically our party may have differences but we respect Kalaignar for his vast experience…..May his soul rest in peace…..” Prof.Dr.Srinivasan has said.
BJP Madurai City president Mr.Saseeraman, general secretaries Mr.D.M.Balakrishnan and Mr.Bharathi Raja, along with office-bearers and cadres from various places in Madurai, paid respected to the departed soul.