Chennai: Chief Minister MK Stalin was elected as DMK president. Stalin was elected unopposed in the party council meeting held in Chennai. MP Kanimozhi was also elected as deputy general secretary.
Ahead of the submitting nomination paper Stalin visited his father and former DMK president M Karunanidhi’s residence in Gopalapuram and laid flowers on his portrait.
Stalin also visited Karunanidhi’s memorial at Marina. After the death of Karunanidhi, Stalin became the president of DMK on August 28, 2018.