S. R. Balasubramoniyan


S. R. Balasubramoniyan
MP of Rajya Sabha for Tamil Nadu[1]
Assumed office
30 June 2016
Preceded byA. W. Rabi Bernard, AIADMK
Union Minister of State for Personnel Public Grievances and Pensions Parliamentary affairs
In office
1 June 1996 – 11 July 1997
Leader of opposition for Tamil Nadu legislative assembly
In office
15 may 1991 – 12 March 1996
Personal details
Political partyAIADMK

S. R. Balasubramoniyan is an Indian politician from the state of Tamil Nadu and belongs to the AIADMK.

He joined congress party with influence of Kamaraj and followed way with GK. Moopanar. He was elected from Palladam constituency two times, 1989-1991 and 1991–1996. He served as leader of opposition in Tamil Nadu legislative assembly from 1991 to 1996. He was elected to Loksabha from Nilgiris from 1996 to 1998 and became the union minister for personal, public, governance, and parliamentary affairs in 1996–1997.

He was again elected as INC MLA from Thondamuthur constituency from 2001 to 2006.

June 2016, he was announced as the party's candidate for the Rajya Sabha biennial polls. On 3 June 2016, he was elected unopposed along with three others of his party.[2]


  1. ^ "Piyush Goyal, Chidambaram, Suresh Prabhu, Sharad Yadav elected to Rajya Sabha - The Economic Times".
  2. ^ "26 Rajya Sabha members elected unopposed in six states (Roundup) - Times of India".