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Karunanidhi's blood pressure stabilized : Kauvery Hospital

The Nonagenarian leader was shifted to the hospital in an ambulance around 0130 hours from his Gopalapuram residence following drop in Blood Pressure.

Published: 28th July 2018 11:29 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th July 2018 11:29 AM   |  A+A-

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DMK president M Karunanidhi at his Gopalapuram residence. (File | PTI)

By UNI

CHENNAI: The Blood Pressure of DMK President M Karunanidhi, who was admitted to Kavery hospital in the early hours on Saturday has been stabilized with medical management.

The Nonagenarian leader was shifted to the hospital in an ambulance around 0130 hours from his Gopalapuram residence following drop in Blood Pressure.

Kauvery Hospital in its statement here on Saturday said ''DMK president M Karunanidhi has been admitted in the intensive care unit (ICU) and his blood pressure has been stabilized.

He continues to monitored and treated by the panel of expert doctors''.

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Former Union Minister A Raja told newsmen that Mr Karunanidhi has been brought to the hospital due to drop in his blood pressure and now his blood pressure has been stablized.

VCK leader TholThirumavalavan, who came to the hospital in the early hours today said Mr Karunanidhi's health is improving well and the party workers need not worry about his health.

As soon as Mr Karunanidhi was shifted to the hospital, his sons M K Azhagiri, M K Stalin, daughter Kanimozhi and party leader Durai Murugan rushed the hospital.

Elaborate security arrangements were made in and around of the hospital.

Earlier on Friday, get-well messages poured in from President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders from different parties.

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, AICC President Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader Gulam Nabi Azad were likely to visit hospital later in the day.

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