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Kanimozhi Biography

About Kanimozhi

Full Name Smt. Kanimozhi
Elected fromTamil Nadu
DOB January 5, 1968
Place of Birth Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
Political PartyDravida Munnetra Kazagham
Father's NameShri Karunanidhi
Mother's NameShrimati Rajathi Karunanidhi
Delhi AddressC-601, Swarna Jayanti Sadan, Dr. B.D. Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Telephone No.23708087, 23708040
Permanent Address14-1, First Main Road, CIT Colony, Mylapore, Chennai - 600004
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseShri G. Aravindan
ChildrenOne son
EducationM.A. ( Economics)
Profession before joining politics Politician, Poet, Journalist
Positions HeldJuly 2007 Elected to Rajya Sabha Aug. 2007- May 2009 Member, Committee on Health and Family Welfare Sept. 2007- May 2009 and Aug. 2009- Aug. 2010 Member, Committee on Rural Development Aug. 2008- May 2009 and Sept. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Empowerment of Women May 2008- May 2009 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Human Resource Development May 2008- May 2009 and Jan 2010 onwards Member, Parliamentary Forum on Children Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of External Affairs Oct. 2009 onwards Member, Joint Committee on Food Management in Parliament House Complex Oct. 2009 Oct. 2012 Member, General Assembly of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations Aug. 2010 Aug. 2012 Member, Committee Human Resource Development Sept. 2010 onwards Member, Committee of Privileges Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Home Affairs Jan. 2012 Aug. 2012 Member, Sub-Committee-I on the Implementation of the Right to Education Act of the Committee on Human Resource Development July 2013 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha
Book(s) PublishedIn Tamil: (i) Karuvarai Vaasanai, (ii) Agathinai, (iii) Paarvaigal and (iv) Karukkum Marudhani; her literary works have been translated into various languages like English, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu by the Dravidian University
Term25/07/2013 to 24/07/2019
Member ofRajya Sabha
Smt. Kanimozhi

Last Updated on 22 April, 2018.

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