You Are Here: Home » Tamil Nadu MPs & MLAs » MP Details » Chennai Central MP Details

Chennai Central MP Details


 Chennai Central


Thiru Dayanidhi Maran



Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam(DMK)




Permanent Address
3, First Avenue,
Boad Club Road,
R.A. Puram,
Chennai – 28.
Present Address
6, Akbar Road,
New Delhi – 11

Email ID

Contact No’s

Tel. (044) 24371515
Fax. (044) 24371616,Tel. (011) 23063779, 23061385 (O), 23012323 (R)
Fax. (011) 23061575 (O) 23012626 (R)

Positions Held

2004 Elected to 14th Lok Sabha
May 2004 -13 May 2007 Union Cabinet Minister, Communications and Information Technology
2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 May 2009-19 July 2011 Union Cabinet Minister, Textiles
Literary Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Contributed several editorials to Kungumam – a Tamil Weekly; and associated with print media and information technology for the last 13 years

Other Information

As Minister of Communications and Information Technology, was instrumental in catalyzing a large amount of Foreign Direct Investments into Communication and Information Technology Sector of the country and persuaded many multinational telecom companies including Nokia, Motorola, Ericsson, Flextronics and Dell to set up units in the country; introduced `One Rupee One India` Plan across the country and rolled back, and achieved, the target of 250 million (against 75 million in May, 2004) telephone connections from Dec. 2007 to Dec. 2010; and participated in various Business and Management Programmes; and also attended Owner/President Management Programme, Harvard University, USA

About The Author

உங்களில் ஒருவன் !!

Number of Entries : 415

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Scroll to top