A call of gloom descended on Kauvery hospital in Chennai as doctors released a health bulletin declaring the unfortunate demise of the 94 year old DMK chief M Karunanidhi.
As soon as news broke of the passing away of the Kalaignar. DMK supporters broke down on hearing the news while police tried their best to maintain law and order in the place.
Chennai has been put on high alert while educational institutions have been declared shut. Twitter has been flooded with condolence messages for thr departed leader. Here's a look at a few kd them.