National Flag Flew Half Mast Marking Death Of Karunanidhi

The national flag flew at half mast in Delhi, all state capitals and across Tamil Nadu today as a mark of respect to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, who died at Kauvery Hospital on Tuesday.

M Karunanidhi was laid to rest with full state honours near the memorial of his mentor CN Annadurai on Marina Beach here on Wednesday evening.

National flag flies half-mast at Rashtrapati Bhavan

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National Flag flew half mast at Rashtrapati Bhavan 2

National flag flies half-mast at Parliament

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The shock of Karunanidhi’s death took nation by storm. Veterans from multiple fields expressed their sadness.

PM Narendra Modi paid his last tributes to M. Karunanidhi and tweeted:

Congress President Tweeted:

M. S. Swaminathan, known as the “Father of Indian Green Revolution” tweeted:

A. R. Rahman Tweeted:

Sudarshan Pattnaik, renowned sand artist expressed his feeling by making sand art depicting Karunanidhi at Puri Beach.

Tejaswi Yadav, former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar, Tweeted:

 

Amitabh Bachchan tweeted:

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Indian Spiritual leader, tweeted:

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