Nanjil Sampath

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Nanjil Sampath
Personal details

Nagercoil, Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu
Political partyAIADMK (From 2012)
MDMK (1993-2012)
DMK (Before 1993)

Nanjil Sampath is a well known Indian politician/public speaker in the AIADMK party in Tamil Nadu. The given name "Nanjil" denotes his home district, Kanyakumari. He left AIADMK on 03 January 2017 (after Sasikala was elected) only to rejoin on 07 January 2017. When he left he announced that he was retiring from Tamil Nadu politics. He was previously with Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) party in 2012 which he left to join AIADMK.[1] He served as deputy propaganda secretary from when he joined until 01 February 2016.[2]

Early life[edit]

His parents are Baskaran and Gomathi in Manalikarai. He completed his schooling at St Mary Goretty School, Manalikarai, and his MA and MPhil degrees from South Travancore Hindu College. He has acted in LKG movie casting with RJ Balaji and others.


  1. ^ "Nanjil Sampath joins AIADMK". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 2012-12-04.
  2. ^ "Jayalalitha Removes Nanjil Sampath From Party Post". The New Indian Express. Chennai, India. 2016-01-02.