Arumugam Thondaman

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Arumugam Thondaman

Leader of the Ceylon Workers' Congress
Assumed office
Preceded bySavumiamoorthy Thondaman
Member of the Sri Lankan Parliament
for Nuwara Eliya District
Assumed office
16 August 1994
Personal details
Born (1964-05-29) 29 May 1964 (age 55)
NationalitySri Lankan
Political partyCeylon Workers' Congress
RelationsSavumiamoorthy Thondaman
ResidenceNo. 43 Jawatta Road, Colombo 05
Alma materRoyal College, Colombo

Savumiamoorthy Arumugan Ramanathan Thondaman (born 29 May 1964 ) (known as Arumugan Thondaman), MP is the former Cabinet Minister of Livestock and Rural Community Development and the grandson of prominent unionist Saumyamoorthi Thondaman in Sri Lanka.[1] He is the leader of the Ceylon Workers' Congress, a Member of Parliament representing the Nuwara Eliya District and is an advocate for the Indian Tamils of Sri Lanka.[2]


  1. ^ Remembering Thondaman on his 90th birth anniversary Archived June 25, 2008, at the Wayback Machine Sri Lanka Daily News - September 2, 2002
  2. ^ A promise of identity Frontline - March 1, 2003