Former RS Member Shoots Himself to Death

62-year old Rajendran, who was a Rajya Sabha member as an AIADMK representative from 1995-2001, parked his car near the new bus stand and shot himself around 6 pm.

Published: 11th November 2015 10:18 PM  |   Last Updated: 11th November 2015 10:18 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

KOVILPATTI: DMK leader and former Rajya Sabha member N Rajendran allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in his car here today, police said.

62-year old Rajendran, who was a Rajya Sabha member as an AIADMK representative from 1995-2001, parked his car near the new bus stand and shot himself around 6 pm, they said.

He is survived by his wife and two daughters.

Police said the reason for the suicide was not known and investigations were on.

A native of Kovilpatti, Rajendran had joined the DMK later and was the Treasurer of the district unit of the party for a few years.

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