Third Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

ELAYAPERUMAL, SHRI L., Cong., [Madras—Tirukoilur—(Reserved—Sch. Castes) —1962]:  S. of Shri Lakshmanan; B. Koliya Street, Kattumannar Koil, June 15, 1924; m. 1944; 2 S. and 4 D.; Agriculturist; Senate Member of Annamalai University; Superviser, Government Nandanar Boys' and Girls' High Schools, Chidambaram Distt. Harijan Welfare Committee-Member, Madras State Harijan Welfare Committee; Member Director of Rural Co-op. Bank Kattumannar Koil; Director of Co-operative Stores, Chidambaram; President and Founder of Gandhiji's Poor Boys' and Girls' Hostels, Kattumannar Koil; Founder of Chidambaram Addidravida Kalir Valarchi Kazhagam in 1945; Member, First Lok Sabha, 1952—57, and Second Lok Sabha, 1957—62.

Social activities:  Work for eradication of untouchability.

Special interests:  Harijan and Labour uplift.

Travels abroad:  Singapore and Malaya.

Permanent address:  Nandanar Illam, Kattumannar Koil, South Arcot Distt.

[Voting results at the Election:

Electorate:  4,37,767

Shri L. Elayaperumal                            . .                         1,34,815

Shri C. Govindaraju                              . .                         1,17,115].