Chennai, June 3 (BPNS)
Tamil Nadu government announced on Saturday that it has cancelled all celebrations related to the centenary of late Chief Minister and DMK leader, M. Karunanidhi.
The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, M.K. Stalin who is the son of M. Karunanidhi will pay tribute to the statue of Kalaignar Karunanidhi and Kalaignar memorial and all other public programmes stands cancelled.
The Secular Progressive Alliance (SPA) led by DMK has cancelled all the public programmes scheduled for Saturday evening. The programme is postponed for another date.
Meanwhile, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin has deputed two ministers, Udayanidhi Stalin and S.S. Sivasankar along with three IAS officers to reach Odisha to coordinate with the Railway officials on further action.
The Ministers and officials will leave Chennai by the 9.50 am flight to Odisha.