|| Su. THIRUNAVUKKARASAR,
|Date of Birth
||Theeyathur Post, Avudayarkoil Tk.,
||AJ 2, 4th Avenue, Shanthi Colony,
Chennai – 40
||044 26213654 – 26211383
|Political Track record
||M.L.A from Aranthangi Constituency for six consecutive terms from 1977 to 1999 until elected as Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha)
|1977 – 1980
||Deputy Speaker – Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly
|1980 – 1987
||Cabinet Minister for two terms in Dr.MGR’s Cabinet holding various portfolios – Industries, Food and Civil Supplies, Co-operation and Housing, Hand Looms and Textiles and Commercial Taxes, Excise and youth wing leader under Dr.MGR.
||Deputy Leader of the Main Opposition Party – AIADMK with Selvi.J. Jayalalitha as Leader of Opposition and Dy.General Secretary and Treasurer in AIADMK with Selvi.Jayalalitha
||Elected as Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) from Pudukkottai Parliamentary constituency.
||In Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Govt. Minister of State for Shipping
||Minister of State for Communications & IT
||Elected as Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) from Madhya Pradesh
||Founder and Publisher of a News Paper – “Pon Manam”, Writer of travelogues (Akarai Seemayil Aaru Varangal) Produced, acted and written screen plays in Tamil films (Films Maruthu pondy, Agni Parvai etc)
||Travelled Extensively in USA , UK, CHINA , Japan, New -Zealand, Australia, Switzerland, France, Germany, Malaysia, Singapore, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Sri Lanka, Thailand and HongKong.
||Founder of Bharat Ratna Dr.MGR Trust in 1991, a Charitable Trust doing charity help for the poor, now it is amended as Bharat Ratna Dr.MGR and Dr.Rajiv Gandhi Trust in 2010.
Founder of an Engineering College – Madurai Institute of Engineering and Technology(MIE&T) near Madurai.
||For the past from 1977 to now, 39 years continuously MLA or MP and active in Politics. Born in Thevar Community, one of the major communities in Tamilnadu
||Joined the Congress party.
||(17.6.13) Appointed as a Secretary, AICC ( Incharge of Andhra Pradesh)
||(13.9.16) Appointed as the President of TNCC