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:
Shri L. Elayaperumal . . 1,34,815
Shri C. Govindaraju . . 1,17,115].