DMK President M Karunanidhi has been admitted to Kauvery Hospital in Chennai.
He was admitted for an endoscopic procedure according to report .
“He will be discharged from the hospital later today,” Kauvery Hospital Executive Director S Aravindan said in a statement.
He could not cast his vote on July 17 Presidential election due to health reasons, says party working president M K Stalin .
94-year-old Karunanidhi has been facing health issues since October last year and has not participated in public functions.
During October last year, Karunanidhi was diagnosed with allergy caused by a medicine he had used and was then advised rest.
On December 23 he was discharged after a week-long treatment for breathing difficulty caused by throat and lung infections.
He had undergone tracheostomy to optimise breathing.
The DMK General Council meet originally scheduled for December 20 last year, had to be cancelled due to his health condition.
However, the council meet held in January this year.