|Second Lok Sabha|
NADAR, SHRI P. THANULINGAM, B.A., B.L., Cong., (Madras—Nagercoil—1957); S. of Shri M. Paramarthalingam Nadar, B. Paramarthalingapuram, Kanyakumari, February 17, 1915; ed. at St. Joseph's College, Tiruchirapalli and Trivandrum Law College; m. Nakshetram, December, 1943 and after her death m. Ramanayagom Ammal, July, 1947; 2 S. and 3 D.; Advocate; Member of the Working Committee, Travancore Tamilnad Congress Party and its whip in the Travancore Legislature (1948-49); Member, Travancore Cochin Legislature, 1949-50 and 1953—55; Arrested twice for organising the agitation for merger of predominantly Tamil-speaking areas of Travancore-Cochin State into the State of Madras.
Hobby: Planting and growing of trees,
Favourite pastime and recreation: Cards and Chess.
Special interest: Agriculture.
Sports: Volley Ball.
Permanent address: Cave Street, Nagercoil (Madras).
[Voting results at the Election:
Shri P. Thanulingam Nadar .. 1,43,288
Shri S. Chellaswamy .. 45,798]