MDMK Leader's body laid to rest
The body of A Malarmannan, Former MLA and Secretary of the Tiruchirapalli Urban District Unit of the Marumarlarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK),who passed away at a private hospital in Chennai yesterday after brief illness, was laid to rest at the RCMC Burial Ground this morning.
Among others, MDMK General Secretary Vaiko and leaders of various political parties paid homage to Malarmannan's body.
Mr Vaiko and others took part in the funeral procession of Malarmannan and held condolence meeting at RCMS Burial Ground. Mr Vaiko and others spoke recalling the services of Late Malarmannan to the party as well to society.
Malarmannan was elected twice to the Assembly on Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ticket from the Tiruchirapalli I (now Tiruchirapalli East) constituency in 1984 and 1989 Elections. Later, he joined Vaiko when the latter floated MDMK and remained the secretary of the party's urban unit since then.
He is survived by two sons and three daughters.
(Posted on 20-05-2014)