M. Karunanidhi Political life a ROLLER COASTER RIDE
Chennai sources added that Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President M Karunanidhi breathed his last on Tuesday in a Chennai hospital after a short illness. He was 94. Even though best known as the political rival to J Jayalalitha, Muthuvel Karunanidhi was a man with several feathers in his cap. Karunanidhi's political career spanned eight decades and he contested 12 Assembly elections, losing none.