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Two die in stampede at funeral of Tamil leader Karunanidhi

Updated : August 08, 2018 05:06 PM IST

Karunanidhi, a dominant figure in the politics of southern India for half a century who had been chief minister of Tamil Nadu five times, died on Tuesday aged 94.
"A man and a woman were brought dead to the hospital," A. Elango, an official of the Rajiv Gandhi general hospital, told Reuters, adding that 47 people had been admitted for minor injuries.
Two die in stampede at funeral of Tamil leader Karunanidhi
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