He said that a representation in this regard was made on August 3, but it was not considered.
DMK leaders and cadres paid tribute to former Chief Minister Karunanidhi on the occasion of his second death anniversary, on Friday.
Much to the relief of district secretaries, DMK party president MK Stalin has assured that the high command will not remove any district secretary till the 2021 Assembly elections, said party sources.
Stalin announced that Former Minister Duraimurugan will continue as the treasurer of the party till the next general body of the party meets.
The assistance was offered at Sholinganallur, Velacherry, Saidapet East, Alandur North and Kalaingar Nagar South areas.
In the aftermath of Anna's death, when the DMK was searching for a new leader, Anbazhagan threw his weight behind Karunanidhi, though his close associate Navalar Nedunchezian aspired for the post.
The petitioner G Thalapathi, District Secretary of DMK in Madurai, submitted that the former CM was not only a politician but also a renowned Tamil writer and recipient of ‘Raja Rajan’ award.
The former south zone secretary of the DMK was speaking to media persons after attending the wedding of one of his supporters.
A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant took note of the submissions of the DMK leader's lawyer and stayed the ongoing proceedings.
Giving credence to the possibility of this change that could have altered the dynamics of India’s politics, many coalition partners, including DMK, too had taken it up with Sonia Gandhi.
A 45-year-old employee of a private firm who had fallen from a wall at Wallajah Road died after returning from the ceremony.
The Union Cabinet, which was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, condoled the demise of the 94-year-old leader, who had passed away on August 7 at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai.
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.
Three killed, 30 injured in stampede at Rajaji Hall as public pay homage to Karunanidhi’s mortal remains
Senbagavali, Saravanan (35) and another 60-year-old man whose identity is yet to be known died and around 30 others sustained injuries as they were caught in the stampede.
DMK cadre began to make a beeline for Anna Salai near the Anna statue as early as 5 am, after Karunanidhi’s mortal remains were brought to the Rajaji Hall from his CIT Colony house.