DMK president M Karunanidhi on Wednesday was admitted to a hospital to undergo a minor procedure, an official said.
The nonagenarian leader "has been admitted for a minor procedure - change of (Percutaneous endoscopic gastronomy) PEG tube. He will be discharged from the hospital later today," Kauvery Hospital Executive Director S Aravindan said in a statement.
The veteran leader has been ill since last year and has been getting treatment at his Gopalapuram residence in Chennai.
The DMK party patriarch M Karunanidhi has been keeping unwell for some time now.
(With PTI Inputs)