Former Local Administration Minister of Puducherry A Elumalai succumbed to Covid-19 in centrally administered JIPMER on Wednesday.
Elumalai (53) had tested positive for the infection and was admitted to JIPMER on Tuesday, Director of Health and
Family Welfare S Mohan Kumar said.
Elumalai is survived by wife and three sons.
He was Local Administration Minister in the Congress Ministry headed by the then Chief Minister N Rangasamy in
Elumalai was also chairman of the Puducherry Agro Services and Industrial Corporation (PASIC) run by the territorial government.