September 30, 2023

G. K. Vasan Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 10, 2018

Short Biography

G. K. Vasan was born on 28-12-1964 in Kumbakonam, Thanjavur in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He is an Indian Politician.

Other Name: Govindaswamy Karuppiah Vasan

G. K. Vasan Complete Bio & Career

In the introductory phase of the political journey, G K Vasan, although not formally chairman of the party, was in any case energetically involved in the political activities in Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu. He supported the GK Moopanar in his political strategies and also participated in election campaigns in the constituency of the district of Mayiladuthurai and even the constituency of the state of Papanasam.

After the sudden demise of G K Moopanar in 2001, G K Vasan was having a splendid opportunity to be nominated as the president of the TMC (Tamil Maanila Congress party) by all the MLAs, MPs and also the senior officials of the party.

G K Vasan was the youngest president of a state-political party at that time in India. Under his command, the party exercised 32 candidates in the 12th Tamil Nadu State Assembly election and even won 23 electoral districts by gaining more than 18, 85 Lakhs votes.

In 2002, when the party (TMC) was the most influential and stable, both in building organizational strength and in political representation in the state and the center; G K Vasan came forward to realize G's dreams. K. Moopanar and even many of his party supporters. On 14 August 2001, the party (TMC) was unconditionally united with the Indian National Congress under the command of G K Vasan and his MPs, MLA and an incredible number of executives.

After his contribution in the Indian National Congress, G K Vasan played a significant role in both at national as well as the state level politics. He eventually became a secretary in 2002 of the All India Congress Committee and went to the standard of growth to become the youngest president of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee in the year 2004; making him stand next to Perunthalaivar K. Kamarajar who had the honor of becoming the youngest president of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee.

G K Vasan comprehensively touring each part of the state to strengthen the party cadres and also communicated with ordinary people to strengthen the organization. In his first election for the 13th Tamil Nadu State Assembly Election as chairman of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee; in a union with DMK, ten candidates were taken and as a result, all won.

An act of appreciation for his achievement in state politics; Indian National Congress Committee intended to raise G K Vasan and after that, he became a member of Rajya Sabha, a higher house of the Indian Parliament in the year 2002.

G K Vasan was also privileged to be the youngest president of the TMCC (Tamil Nadu Congress Committee) he created him until today, the only person besides Perunthalaivar K. Kamarajar who had the honor of being the youngest president of the congress committee of Tamil Nadu.

G. K. Vasan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

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Life's Important Dates Of G. K. Vasan

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Tamil Nadu
Nationality Indian
Religion Tamilian
Address Kumbakonam , Thanjavur , Tamil Nadu
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Married
Net Worth RS23 Crore


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Place Darjelling
Favorite Food South Indian

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About G. K. Vasan

  • G K Vasan was among the other cabinet ministers, who sustained to work at the same profile for the whole five years during the reign of UPA II. A credit to his functionality and also Truthfulness.
  • G . K Vasan was sworn in as Union Minister of Shipping under the reign of Dr. Manmohan Singh, the 13th Prime Minister of India. The Shipping Ministry under his effective guidelines spotted fantastic progress both in commercial infrastructure and also economical execution. The trade permitted quite a lot of milestone accomplishments all through his tenure and also stated India is the next place for the shipbuilding industry
  • G . K Vasan is a passionate lover of Carnatic music, happened to build authentic bonding between Cauvery as well as Carnatic music. At present G . K Vasan is the Chairman of the Board of Thiruvayiru Thyagabrahma Mahotasa Sabha, who contributed to Thyagaraja's annual Aradhana Festival and pays homage to the saint Sri Thyagaraja Swamy.
  • G . K Vasan ideal attraction for the activities of Sabha just like his father G . K. Moopanar whose time frame as a president of 'Thiruvayiru Thyagabrahma Mahotasa Sabha' attained the excellent landmark to make the program, just as an all of India as well as an International festival which includes then President of India presiding over the function .
  • Music is a holy concert to The almighty along with a fantastic musical instrument of National integration. Taking part in Nagaswaram and even Thavil are ‘Mangala Isai’ signifies auspicious Music for all events.

G. K. Vasan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

58 years, 9months, 2 days old age G. K. Vasan will turn 59 on 28 December, 2023. Only 2 months, 27 days, 20 hours,28 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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G. K. Vasan has celebrated the total number of 59 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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