November 15, 2018 7:45:26 pm
A statue of late DMK chief M Karunanidhi will be unveiled here next month, the party announced Thursday. National 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 DMK founder and late chief minister CN 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.
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
- The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.