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Nilgiris (SC) MP Details


Nilgiris (SC)


Shri Andimuthu Raja



Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam(DMK)




Permanent Address
Perambalur – 621 212
Present Address
2-A, Motilal Nehru Marg,
New Delhi – 110 011

Email ID

Contact No’s

Tels. (04328)277052,268255
Fax. (04328) 276376,Tels. (011) 23010468, 23016553 (R), 23319696, 23739191, 24329191, 24369191 (O) 09868180390 (M)
Fax. (011) 24362333 (O)23017146 (R)

Positions Held

1996 Elected to 11th Lok Sabha
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
13 Oct. 1999 – 29 Sept. 2000 Union Minister of State, Rural Development
30 Sept. 2000- 21 Dec. 2003 Union Minister of State, Health and Family Welfare
2004 Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha( 3rd term)
23 May 2004 – 17 May 2007 Union Cabinet Minister, Environment & Forests
18 May 2007 Union Cabinet Minister, Communication and Information Technology
2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)
31 May 2009 Union Cabinet Minister, Communications and Information Technology

Social And Cultural Activities

Contributing articles to leading Tamil and English Dailies and magazines, involved in public life during college days through Dravidar Kazhagam founded by Periyar EVR; President, Dr. Ambedkar Thinkers Forum, Perambalur; Secretary, (i) Rationalist Forum, Perambalur; and (ii) Tamil Ilakkiya Peravai (Literary movement), Perambalur; District Secretary, DMK Party, Perambalur

Books Published

“An Autobiography of Democracy” Oru Suyasarithai—Collection of Tamil poems
Literary Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Involved in social and Tamil literature movements since student days

Special Interests

Activities on Social Reforms

About The Author

உங்களில் ஒருவன் !!

Number of Entries : 415

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