DMK MLA from Gudiyatham constituency in Vellore district S. Kathavarayan (58) died in Chennai on Friday after a quick sickness.
Solely on Thursday, one other DMK MLA Okay.P.P. Samy had died because of ill-health. With this up to now within the present Meeting 4 members every from the AIADMK and DMK together with former Chief Ministers Jayalalithaa and M. Karunanidhi have died since Might 2016.
Mr. Kathavarayan was elected from Gudiyatham (Reserved) constituency within the by-election held in April final 12 months. The bypoll was attributable to the disqualification of insurgent AIADMK MLA.
Mr. Kathavarayan was admitted for coronary heart ailment at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai, the place he died at round 9 a.m. His physique will probably be taken to his native city Pernambut by Friday night, household sources stated.