DMK party chief Karunanidhi's condition declines, next 24 hours crucial
Updated : August 08, 2018 01:02 PM IST
The 94-year-old five-time Tamil Nadu chief minister was being continuously monitored and treated with active medical support, a press release issued by the hospital said.
Soon after the news of a decline in Karunanidhi's condition spread, hundreds of his supporters gathered outside the hospital.
"There has been a decline in the medical condition of DMK president and former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi. Maintaining his vital organ functions continues to remain a challenge considering his age related ailments," a statement by the hospital said.