|Real Name||K. Palanisamy|
|Party||(All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK))|
|Political Journey||• He was elected an MLA of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly 4 times in 1980, 1991, 2011 & 2016.
• On 14 February 2017, he was elected the AIADMK legislature party leader.
• On 16 February 2017, he became the 29th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 36 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
|Date of Birth||Year 1954|
|Age (as in 2017)||63 Years|
|Birth Place||Tamil Nadu, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Not Known|
|Hometown||Edapadi, Salem District, Tamil Nadu|
|Educational Qualifications||12th Pass
(B.Sc) incomplete Sri Vasavi College, Erode, 1976
|Debut||In 1989, when he became an MLA of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly from Edapadi constituency.|
|Family||Father- V Karuppa Gounder
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
|Caste||Gounder (Backward Class)|
|Address||Old Door No 3/61, New Door No 3/153, Siluvanpalayam, Nedungulam Village, Edappadi, Salem District|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Name Not Known|
|Net Worth (approx.)||4 Crore (as in 2011)|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Edappadi K Palanisamy
- Does Edappadi K Palanisamy smoke:? Not Known
- Does Edappadi K Palanisamy drink alcohol:? Not Known
- He hails from Salem District in the Tamil Nadu State of India.
- He is a four-time MLA from the Edapadi constituency of Salem District.
- He contested the Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections from the Edapadi Constituency in 1989, 1991, 2011 and 2016, and on all occasions contested on AIADMK ticket.
- After the conviction of Sasikala Natarajan by the Honourable Supreme Court of India in the 21-year-old DA (Disproportionate Assets) Case, he was elevated to the post of the general Secretary of AIADMK.
- On 16 February 2017, he became the 29th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.