DMK party leader M.Karunanidhi profile
M.Karunanidhi ex-chief minister of Tamilnadu born on June 3, 1924 at Thirukkuvalai (Nagapattinam District). Karunanidhi is the president of political party DMK / Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. The founder of this political party is Anna Durai, after his death Karunanidhi leaded the party. Karunanidhi is active for more than 60 years in political field. Apart from politics M.Karunanidhi was a profession in other fields such as Playwright, Rationalist, Screenwriter and lyricist. Nick name of Karunanidhi is Kalaignar. The ideology of DMK is social democratic.
DMK leader M.Karunanidhi Family
M.Karunanidhi was born to Muthuvelar and Anjugam. He was first married to Padmavathy Ammayyar Sister of playback singer C.S. Jayaraman. They gave birth to son M.K.Muthu. Dayalu Ammal is his second wife who gave birth to famous political icons M.K.Azhagiri and M.K.Stalin. M.K.Thamizharasan and M.K.Selvi were also born to Dayalu Ammal. Third wife of Kalaingar is Rajathi Ammal who gave birth to M.K.Kanimozhi.
Karunanidhi entered politics when he reached 14years. He is an Atheist participated in Anti-Hindu agitation when he was young. During his young age he reached several milestones. Manavar Nesam newspaper was one such milestone done by the workings of Karunanidhi. This newspaper contains about Dravidan Movement. Now this newspaper was named as Murasoli which is named as official newspaper of DMK party Tamilnadu.
Karunanidhi entered political yard by his protest against Kalakudi issue. Kalakudi is a village in Thiruchirappalli district. Kalakudi village is named as Dalmiapuram when Dalmia cements established their industry here. Kalaingar protested by laying on the railway track in Kalakudi village. Finally protest favored Kalaingar and sustained the name Kalakudi. During this protest Karunanidhi was arrested and two of his colleagues were dead.
Karunanidhi C.M of Tamilnadu history
Karunanidhi success journey started on 1957. He was elected as TN assembly at Kulithalai assembly. On 1961 he was promoted as treasurer of DMK party, on 1962 as deputy leader. In 1967 DMK party won the TN assembly election. Kalaingar was made as minister for public works. On 1969 DMK party immersed with sadness due to Annadurai death. So Kalaingar was pointed as cheif minister of Tamilnadu.
Karunadhi chief minister winning periods
Till now Kalaingar was held as CM of Tamilnadu for five times. During 1977 he lost to MGR consistently. DMK came to force only after MGR's death. After MGR's death Jayalalitha is made as the president of AIADMK party. There will be tuff competition between Jayalalitha and Kalaingar after the year 1989. Both made as CM of Tamilnadu alternatively.
- 10-02-1969 to 04-01-1971
- 15-03-1971 to 31-01-1976
- 27-01-1989 to 30-01-1991
- 13-05-1996 to 13-05-2001
- 13-05-2006 to 15-05-2011