Chennai, Oct 5 (UNI) Ms Krishnammal, who was conferred with the alternate Nobel Prize ''Right Livelihood Award,'' by the Swedish government, today called on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi at his residence.
During the meeting, Ms Krishnammal thanked the Chief Minister for greeting her and her husband Sankaralingam Jagannathan for winning the Swedish honour.
Mr Karunanidhi presented a shawl to Ms Krishnammal and congratulated her.
Mr Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal, Lofty Administrative Manager K Vengopu, Assistant Secretary C Veerachamy and others attended the meeting, an official release said here.
The Krishnammal-Sankaralingam Jagannathan couple, hailing from Nagapattinam district, were conferred the ''Right Livelihood Award,'' by the Swedish government recently.
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