ILANCHEZHIYAN, SHRI V. S., A.I.A.D.M.K., (Tamil Nadu—Pudukkottai—1977): s. of Shri Samyiah; b. at Veerappatti, Pudukkottai District, September 7, 1937; m. Smt. Palamani Savithri; 2 s.; Agriculturist; associated with Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Member, Tamil Nadu State Legislative Assembly, 1967—76.
Social activities: Uplift of the weaker sections of society, i.e. poor people and Scheduled Castes and Tribes.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Reading journals of all kinds.
Special interests: Developing agriculture, attending party meetings.
Sports and clubs: Football.
Permanent address: Veerappati, Puliyur (Post), Via Keeranur, Pudukkottai District, Tamil Nadu.