R. Vaithilingam

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R. Vaithilingam
MP of Rajya Sabha for Tamil Nadu[1]
Assumed office
30 June 2016
Preceded by E. M. Sudarsana Natchiappan, INC
Personal details
Political party AIADMK

R. Vaithilingam is an Indian politician and a member of the Rajya Sabha from the state of Tamil Nadu. He was Minister for Housing and Urban Development in the Government of Tamil Nadu from 2011 to 2016. As a cadre of Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, he was elected to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Orathanad constituency in 2001, 2006 and 2011.[2][3][4][5]

On 3rd June 2016, he was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha along with three others of his party. [6]