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


National Flag flew half mast at Rashtrapati Bhavan 2

National flag flies half-mast at Parliament



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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