Gone are the days when party-run TV channels and mouth-pieces were the only mediums of digital electoral campaigning.
On Friday, campaigning in Royapuram which is represented by Jayakumar in Assembly for over a decade DMK cadre took out a two kilometre long road parade.
Kalaignar spent 46 days inside the prison during the anti-Hindi agitations, initiated in 1937 by Justice Party leader Periyar EV Ramasamy Naicker and continued till 1939.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit, CM K Palaniswami, DyCM O Panneerselvam pay last respects to DMK President M Karunanidhi
Chief Minister for five times and leader of DMK party for 50 years, the 94-year-old Karunanidhi breathed his last here owing to age-related ailments in a private hospital here.
US envoy Ken Juster, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, Christians' body condole demise of M Karunanidhi
US envoy to India Ken Juster, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, and the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India condoled the passing away of DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, in tweets and statements.
A Chief Minister for five times, the 94-year old veteran politician Karunanidhi's body is covered with National Flag.
At the hearing, the state government had opposed the allotment of space at Marina Beach for the burial of Karunanidhi's body.
Here is a brief timeline explaining the political struggles of the Thalaivar Kalaignar Karunanidhi.
Instances when late DMK chief Karunanidhi played hide n seek over his retirement from active politics
Time and again, the late DMK chief who has had an influential political career spanning over six decades has hinted at bidding adieu to Tamil Nadu politics.
Karunanidhi married three times to late Padmavathy, Dayalu Ammal, and Rajathiammal. He has four sons— M K Muthu, M K Alagiri, M K Stalin, and M K Tamilarasu and two daughters— Selvi and Kanimozhi.
Karunanidhi's body will be kept at Rajaji hall for public homage from 4 am.
Late evening bulletin from the hospital saying Karunanidhi responding to treatment relaxed the crowd; BJP, Congress and other party leaders visit the DMK chief.
The Kauvery Hospital, which has been providing health care to the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, issued a bulletin stating that he was suffering from fever due to urinary tract infection.