Former Rajya Sabha MP Commits Suicide
Former Rajya Sabha MP of Tamil Nadu, N. Rajendran committed suicide by shooting with revolver in his car. Unknown persons identified Rajendran lying lifeless in his car on NH 7 near Kovilpatti, Tamil Nadu and immediately informed to police. Police officers reached the spot and shifted Rajendran’s body to a nearby hospital. They seized the revolver present in front seat of the car. Rajendran’s family consisted of his wife, two daughters and a son. SP Aswin Kotnis stated that it is purely suicide and there is nothing else to suspect. Rajendran served as a member of the Rajya Sabha from 1995 through 2001 from Anna DMK and he then joined DMK. He later distanced himself from politics.