Former DMK MLA passes away

Former DMK MLA in the Tamil Nadu Assembly S S Ponmudi died at his residence here today after a prolonged illness.

Updated: Oct 02, 2012, 13:30 PM IST

Coimbatore:Former DMK MLA in the Tamil Nadu Assembly S S Ponmudi died at his residence here today after a prolonged illness, his family said.

Ponmudi (58), who represented Palladam assembly constituency in the district during 1996-2001, leaves behind wife, three daughters and a son.

Ponmudi was the President of the Sulur panchayat.

Among those who visited Ponmudi`s house and paid homage included DMK treasurer, M K Stalin, MLA and T R Baalu, MP.

PTI