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Life-size statue of Karunanidhi to be unveiled in Chennai on Dec 16

It will be located alongside a refurbished statue of DMK founder and late chief minister C N Annadurai at the party headquarters

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK Supremo M Karunanidhi passed away on August 7, 2018, in Chennai
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK Supremo M Karunanidhi passed away on August 7, 2018, in Chennai

A statue of late chief will be unveiled here next month, the party announced on Thursday.

level leaders of various political parties are expected to attend the function to unveil the life-size statue on December 16.

It will be located alongside a refurbished statue of founder and late chief minister C N Annadurai at the party headquarters here, it said.

"A life-size statue of Dr Kalaignar will be unveiled by all India leaders," the party said in a statement without elaborating further.

Karunanidhi, who passed away on August 7 this year aged 94, was addressed as 'Kalaignar' by party workers and supporters.

First Published: Thu, November 15 2018. 14:05 IST
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