Both houses adjourned for the day as a mark of respect to M Karunanidhi

DN Bureau

Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as a mark of respect to former CM M Karunanidhi.

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New Delhi: Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as a mark of respect to former CM M Karunanidhi.

Both houses paid tribute to M Karunanidhi with a one-minute silence.

Also Read: Madras HC allows Karunanidhi’s body to be buried on the Marina

The 94-year-old political leader passed away on August 7 after prolonged illness. He will be accorded with the state funeral later in the day.

The Madras High Court allowed the burial of DMK chief M Karunanidhi on the Marina Beach.

Also Read: PM Modi pays his tribute to Karunanidhi at Rajaji Hall

Soon after Karunanidhi's demise, many political leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and chief ministers of various states expressed their deep grief and extended their condolences to the bereaved family. 
 

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