Seventeenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Thirunavukkarasar, Shri Su
Constituency   : Tiruchirappalli (Tamil Nadu)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress(INC)
Email Address : thirunav[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in, arasar13[AT]gmail[DOT]com

Father's Name Shri Subburaman
Mother's Name Smt. Kaliyammal
Date of Birth 07 May 1949
Place of Birth Theeyathoor, Distt. Pudukkottai (Tamil Nadu)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 04 Sep 1978
Spouse's Name Smt. Jayanthi
No. of Sons 3
No.of Daughters 2
M.A., B.L.
Educated at Madras University, Chennai and Venkateshwara University, Tirupathi (Tamil Nadu)
Profession Advocate
Agriculturist, Journalist, Social Worker
Permanent Address
Vill. & P.O. Theeyathur, Avudaiyarkovil
Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu
08870933337 (M)
Present Address
207, Tamil Nadu House,
New Delhi-110021
Positions Held
1977-99 Member, Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly (six terms)
1977-80 Deputy Speaker, Tamil Nadu State Legislative Assembly
Chairman, House Committee
Member, Rules Committee
1977-84 Chairman, Committee in State Legislatures
1980-88 Cabinet Minister, Tamil Nadu
1989-91 Deputy Leader of Opposition, Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly
1999 Elected to 13th Lok Sabha
1999-2000 Member, Committee on External Affairs
Leader, MGR Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha
Member, Rules Committee
2000-2002 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Finance
1 July 2002 - 28 Jan. 2003 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Shipping
29 Jan. 2003 - May 2004 Union Minister of State, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology
May, 2019 Re-elected to 17th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
13 Sept. 2019 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Industry
09 Oct. 2019 onwards Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises

Books Published
“Akkarai Seemayil Arru Varangal” (in Tamil)
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Founder and Editor of Weekly Newspaper “Pon Manam”
Social And Cultural Activities
Founder of “Bharat Ratna” Dr. MGR Trust which helps the poor, downtrodden and orphan students
Special Interests
Interested in sports and culture;
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Book reading, travelling and social work
Sports and Clubs
Interested in sports; volleyball, football and badminton
Countries Visited
Widely visited
Other Information
Student leader during school and college days; Youth Wing leader in AIADMK during Dr. MGRs time, founder leader and General Secretary of MGR Anna D.M. Kazhagam

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