List of Nadars

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Nadars are a caste from the Indian states of Tamil Nadu and from a few parts of Kerala. Nadars occupy various positions, including education, politics and mostly retail business. Below is a list of some notable Nadars who have contributed in different fields.[1][2]

Business

Chief Minister

  • K. Kamaraj, Former chief minister of Tamil Nadu and former president of AICC and TNCC

Ministers

MLAs

Leaders of Political Movements

References

  1. ^ *Sanchita Das (March 17, 2004). "Nadar vote bank remains divided". Business Standard. Retrieved March 17, 2004. 
  2. ^ a b *Polgreen, Lydia (September 10, 2010). "New Business Class Rises in Ashes of South India's Caste System". New York Times. Retrieved September 14, 2010. 
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  11. ^ "Postal cover on ex-MLA released". The Hindu (Chennai, India). 15 February 2007. 
  12. ^ Robert Hardgrave. The Nadars of Tamil Nadu. University of California Press. p. 247.