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Karunanidhi demise; one day state mourning in Karnataka tomorrow

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy is expected to leave for Chennai tomorrow morning to pay his last respects, sources at the Chief Minister's office said.

Published: 07th August 2018 11:22 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th August 2018 11:22 PM   |  A+A-

Karunanidhi

DMK chief Karunanidhi (File | PTI)

By PTI

BENGALURU: The Karnataka government has declared one day state mourning tomorrow as a mark of respect to departed DMK leader M Karunanidhi.

During this period there would be no official programmes, a government notification said.

The national flag would fly at half mast atop all government buildings, it said, However, there would be no holiday for schools and colleges tomorrow, it said.

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy is expected to leave for Chennai tomorrow morning to pay his last respects, sources at the Chief Minister's office said.



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