Revealed in pictures: How Karunanidhi chose Stalin as his successor


Kalaignar Karunanidhi today settled the issue of succession in DMK for good today, when he announced that his younger son MK Stalin will take over as the party head after him. How did the DMK patriarch choose Stalin over his eldest son Azhagiri and daughter Kanimozhi, when it seemed that each of them were equally capable of leading the party? The Unreal Times correspondent Madasamy brings you the story in pictures:























Ashwin Kumar

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1 of the proud columnists of URT, former co-editor of URT Tamil, amateur musician, Real Harris Jayaraj devotee, UnReal T. Rajendar fanatic, passionate about stopping female foeticide.

  • panini

    awesome. great imagination (of truth) :-)

    • Ashwin

      thanks :)

  • Amit Kumar Jha

    Brilliant. Have read lots of stories where a King decides his successor among his sons when in School. Your questions were too good.

    • Ashwin

      thank you :)

  • Anonymous


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  • TheQuestion

    Soooooper Machaaan!!

    • Ashwin

      thank you! :)

  • Suresh Kumar

    This is Realtimes.. definitely Not Unrealtimes

  • Narasimhan

    I demand pulitzer for this article, scholarly least to say

    • Ashwin

      haha …thank you :)

  • Sahil

    Really mind blowing.
    You rock buddy!! :)

    • Ashwin

      thank you !!!! :)

  • Tejaswi K.R

    The first and last questions were the best! superb da! :)

    • Ashwin

      haha ..thanks da :)

  • Andy


    • Ashwin

      Thanks Andy :)

  • Krish

    Just came across this website today…. hilarious!! Good work Ashwin :):)


    • Ashwin

      @Krish – thank you ! :)

  • Jag

    Awesome, it’s not unreal, but seems real in the party