DMK chief Stalin visits Subhasri’s kin, announces Rs 5 lakh solatium

Chennai: DMK president M K Stalin today visited the family of Subhasri, who lost her life due to an accident caused by a banner, at their residence and consoled her family members for their lose.

Stalin also announced that the party will give Rs five lakh as solatium. Speaking to mediapersons, Stalin said he is against the banner culture.

“DMK has filed an affidavit in the High Court stating that the party will not erect banners without getting permission. Already we have lost Raghu from Coimbatore in a banner related accident. Let Subhasri’s death be the last of such incidents,” he added.

Earlier in the day, CPM Tamilnadu State secretary K Balakrishnan also visited the family.

NT Bureau