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MK Stalin elected as DMK's working president in party's general council meeting

DMK General Council Meeting Condoles Jayalalithaa's Death; Urges Sri Lanka To Immediately Release Arrested Tamil Fishermen With Their Boat.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Apoorva Nawaz | Updated on: 04 Jan 2017, 11:28:34 AM
DMK elects party treasurer Stalin as its working president in general council meeting


DMK elects party treasurer MK Stalin as its working president in general council meeting in Chennai on Wednesday, while  M Karunanidhi will remain on the post of party president.

The meeting was chaired by senior leader K Anbazhagan while the 93-year-old party president was not present as he has been on bed-rest after he was discharged from hospital recently.  

The decision was taken days after the ruling party AIADMK party elected Sasikala as its new chief post J Jayalalithaa's death.

The announcement was made at a crucial general body meeting chaired by senior leader K Anbazhagan.During the council meet many other decision has been taken, few are: 

# 16 resolutions passed in DMK General Council meet including  against demonetisation, urging Centre to mitigate the hardships faced by people.

# DMK general council meeting condoles Jayalalithaa's death; Urges Sri Lanka to immediately release arrested Tamil fishermen with their boat. 

# Chennai: DMK leader MK Stalin elected as the party's working president in the general council meeting.

# DMK General council meeting passes resolution urging the Central Govt to take action to lift ban on Jallikattu. 

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First Published : 04 Jan 2017, 10:32:00 AM