R. Krishnasamy Naidu

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R. Krishnasamy Naidu
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ரா. கிருஷ்ணசாமி நாயுடு
Tamilnadu Congress Committee President [1] [2]
In office
Preceded by O. V. Alagesan
Succeeded by Chidambaram Subramaniam
Personal details
Born (1902-01-05)January 5, 1902
P.Ramachandrapuram, Srivilliputhur, Tamil Nadu, India
Died October 30, 1973(1973-10-30) (aged 72)
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Andal
Children 8 (Son-4 -Daughter-4)
Religion Hindu

R. Krishnasamy Naidu (Tamil:ரா.கிருஷ்ணசாமி நாயுடு; January 5, 1902 - October 30, 1973[citation needed]) was an Indian politician and former Member of Madras State Legilative Assembly (1952) and Member of the Legislative Assembly. He was elected to the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly as an Indian National Congress candidate from Srivilliputhur constituency in 1957 election and from Rajapalayam constituency in 1962 election.[3][4][5] [6]

An ardent social worker and a keen co-operator; Agriculturist;interested in composing Tamil verses; reading books and hearing carnatic music.

Joined in the Indian National Congress in 1922.[citation needed] Underwent imprisonment for one year in 1930 during the Civil Disobedience Movement.[citation needed]