V. R. Nedunchezhiyan
Politician, Deceased Person
1920 – 2000
Who was V. R. Nedunchezhiyan?
He was born at Thirukkannapuram near Pattukottai on July 11, 1920 and was initiated into politics during his days at Annamalai University. He joined the Dravidar Kazhagam party in 1944, but, along with C. N. Annadurai, moved away to form the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam in 1949.Under the leadership of Annadurai, he served as the deputy general secretary from 1949 to 1955, as general secretary from 1955 to 1961, and as chairman of the DMK general council from 1961 to 1969.
We need you!
Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!
Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:
"V. R. Nedunchezhiyan." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 1 Oct. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/v_r_nedunchezhiyan>.