TMC loses G R Moopanar

Chennai: A bereaved GK Vasan, president of Tamil Manila Congress, today announced the demise of G R Moopanar, who is the brother to party founder G K Moopanar.

An official party statement said the TMC executive committee member passed away this morning and that his body will kept at his Alwarpet residence till 6 pm today. Later, he is to be taken to his native town of Perumal Koil near Kumbakonam and will be cremated tomorrow evening after final rites are conducted, the statement added.

NT Bureau