Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

ULAGANAMBI, SHRI R. P. M.A., B.L., (D.M.K.) Tamil Nadu-Vellore - (Res. Sch. Castes)—1971, Son of Shri M. Padavittan; b. at Ranipet, N.A Distt., June 10, 1938; ed. at Don Bosco High School, Vellore, Pachaiyappa's College, Madras, Presidency College, Madras and Law College, Madras; Unmarried; Advocate; Legal Adviser to Christian Medical College Hospital Workers' Union, Vellore; President, (i) Government Cycle Factory Workers' Union, Vellore, (ii) N.A., District Rickshaw Pullers' Association, (iii) North Arcot District Ex-Service Men League, Vellore and (iv) Katpadi Co-operative Carpentry Works, Katpadi, North Arcot District; President and Board of Directors of Anna Electro Mech. Industry, Vellore; Treasurer, Rationalist's Forum, Vellore; imprisoned for taking part in anti-Hindi agitation in 1965.

Social activities.—Working for uplift of downtrodden people; eradication of untouchability and caste system and removal of illiteracy; associated with various workers' unions.

Hobbies.—Reading and writing.

Favourite pastime and recreation.—Social work.

Special interests.—Social reformation.

Publications.—Poems and short stories published in various magazines.

Sports and Clubs.—Volleyball, badminton hockey and football.

Permanent address.—35/1, Thennamaram Street, Vellore-1, North Arcot District, Tamil Nadu.