The Patriate of the Dravidiya Munnetra Kalagam Kalaignanar Dr. M.Karunanithy, the oldest living politician in India, has turned 94 today, Saturday, June 3.
He also completes 60 years of his membership in Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. His diamond jubille too is on this day. He had been Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for three times. He is a multifaceted personality. He is a versatile writer. He is a great orator in Tamil. He is an actor. He believes in secularism. What is more he is committed to the well being of the ordinary man.
A grand meeting is to be held at 5 PM in Royapeta YMCA ground in Chennai to mark his 94 th birthday and his Diamond Jubilee celebration as member of TN Assembly.
Rahul Gandhi, Nitish Kumar, Seetharam Yechury, Farooq Abdullah, Lalu Prasad Yadav, D Raja, Derek O'Brien, Khader Mohideen, Sharad Pawar, Narayanaswamy will be among the leaders who are expected to be in attendance.
The working President of DMK, M K Stalin stated that a decision on Karunanidhi participating in the gala will be subjected to doctor's suggestion.
"Doctors have advised him to take rest. Considering his condition on the day, if doctors permit, Karunanidhi will attend the event," M K Stalin said. The DMK is all set to celebrate Karunanidhi's birthday on June 3 at 5 PM in Chennai's Royapeta YMCA ground with a meeting.