Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam supremo M. Karunanidhi met his daughter and party MP Kanimozhi at the Tihar Central Jail here on Tuesday evening, a day after the Supreme Court rejected her bail plea.
The visit, which lasted nearly 45 minutes, is the octogenarian leader's second visit here to meet Ms. Kanimozhi, who is an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case.
Mr. Karunanidhi reached the jail between 4.30 p.m. and 4.45 p.m., accompanied by his wife Rajathi Ammal and son Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers M.K. Alagiri. They entered through gate no. 4 of the prison and met Kanimozhi at the office of the Assistant Jail Superintendent.
The former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister also took snacks for his daughter.
Later, the former Union Telecom Minister, A. Raja, and Kalaignar TV managing director Sharad Kumar joined the visitors and had a chat for 5-10 minutes. Senior DMK leaders, including the former Union Minister, T.R. Baalu, were present.
Mr. Karunanidhi visited Ms. Kanimozhi in jail on May 23 following her arrest and remand in the jail under judicial custody on May 20.