Vastavam web: DMK president M Karunanidhi is facing a “slight decline” in his health, a hospital bulletin said on Thursday evening and he is being monitored and treated round-the-clock at his Gopalapuram house by a team of doctors and nursing professionals from the Kauvery Hospital. As per the statement, which followed a slight decline in Karunanidhi’s health condition, the 94-year-old is being monitored round the clock by a team of medical experts at his residence.
The statement came in the wake of rumours on social media about the leader’s health, with DMK working president M K Stalin earlier clarifying that his father was keeping well. A senior DMK leader said there was nothing critical but Karunanidhi is being closely watched by a team of doctors due to his age and an infection developed over the past few days. CM of Tamil Nadu Panneer Selvam and cabinet ministers of Tamil Nadu visited him at his residence. Kamal Hassan and Rajni are about to visit him today. Several fans reached and gathered outside his house. The medical bulletin said that visitors are strictly restricted from visiting Karunanidhi’s residence considering his health condition. Police are taking all efforts to keep the situation in control.