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Anbumani Ramadoss was born on 09-10-1968 in the state of Pondicherry, India. He’s an Indian Politician.
Anbumani Ramadoss Biography, Relationship & Career
Anbumani Ramadoss is a physician turned politician from the state of Tamil Nadu. He is a Member of Parliament from Dharmapuri Constituency. He’s a member of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) political party. The 48-year-old politician was also the Minister of Health and Family Welfare throughout the UPA-1 regime from 2004-2009. He is the only Member of Parliament belonging to PMK. Born in 1968 in Puducherry, Ramadoss went to medical school to become a physician. He attended Montfort Boys Higher Secondary School in Yercaud. He then did his higher secondary from St. Ann’s Higher Secondary School, Tindivanam.
He chased MBBS from Madras Medical College. After successfully completing his graduation he practiced medicine for a year and a half in a small village near Tindivanam. The political ensemble Pattali Makkal Katchi was founded by his father Dr. S Ramadoss in 1989. He had been made its Youth Wing President.
Dr. Anbumani Ramadoss got his break in 2004 when he won a seat in Rajya Sabha and remained until the completion of tenure in 2010. He was the minister who initiated and started 108 ambulance services. To eradicate diseases and improve the quality of medical treatment he constituted different institutions, viz. National Institute of Communicable Diseases, Department of Health Research, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India etc.