Dayanidhi Maran

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Dayanidhi Maran is a Politician

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age Current Age
53 years, 10 months, 19 days, 23 hours, 22 minutes, 11 seconds.
19682 Total days

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Article Type: Biography
Category: Politician
NameDayanidhi Maran
Real NameDayanidhi Murasoli Maran
Pet / Nick NameNot Such
OriginChennai, India

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Dayanidhi Maran Age (Current)53 years 10 months 19 days old
Date Of Birth (DOB)-- 12/05/1966 (M/D/Y)
BirthplaceMadras, Madras State (now Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India)
Star Sign (Nakshatra)Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or DeadAlive
Date Of Death (DOD)-- (M/D/Y)
After Death Timeline0 years 0 months 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes 0 seconds
0 Total days

Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body TypeSlim
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Zero SizeN/A
Dayanidhi Maran's Height5 feet 6 inches / 168 Centimeters
Weight69 kg / 152.145 lbs

Face Properties

Face ShapeOval
Eye ColourBlack Eyes
Nose TypeSharp
Hair ColourBlack.
Hair LengthMedium Length
Dimple StatusNo
BeardClean Shaved


CharacterGood Human
PositiveKind, Loyalty
NegativeNot Known

Father / Mother, Family Details

Dayanidhi Maran FatherMurasoli Maran (Politician)
MotherMallika Maran
No. Of. Brothers1
No. Of. Sisters0
Brother(s)Kalanithi Maran (Businessman)
Sister(s)No Sister

Father – Murasoli Maran (Politician)

Mother – Mallika Maran

Brother – Kalanithi Maran (Businessman)

Sister – None

Relationship, Affairs, Wife / Husband, Girlfriends / Boyfriends

Dayanidhi Maran Relationship StatusEngaged
Interested InNot Known
Marital StatusMarried
Marital TypeNot Sure
SpouseWife - Priya Dayanidhi Maran

Not Known

Wedding Details

Dayanidhi Maran's Wedding Date- 01/01/1994
Together Timeline- 26 years 9 months 23 days 23 hours 22 minutes 11 seconds
9793 Total days
Divorce Date-
Separated Timeline- 0 years 0 months 0 days 0 hours 0 minutes 0 seconds
0 Total days

Son / Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids1
No.Of. Female Kids1

Kids Details

Son- Karan Dayanidhi Maran

Daughter- Divya Dayanidhi Maran

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Dayanidhi Maran's CasteFather - Not Known
Mother - Same As Fathers
Mother TongueTamil
Languages KnownEnglish, Tamil

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / OriginChennai, India
Home TownChennai, India
Dayanidhi Maran's Current CityChennai, India
AddressNo.4/4, Second Avenue, Boat Club Road, R.A.Puram, Mandaveli, Chennai-600 028

Education, Qualification

SchoolDon Bosco, Egmore, Chennai
CollegeLoyola College, University of Madras, Chennai Harvard Business School (USA)
Dayanidhi Maran's QualificationDegree in Economics
Other Education NotesNot Known


Life Style

Does Dayanidhi Maran, Consume Alcohol?Not Sure Yet
Does Dayanidhi Maran, Smoke Cigarettes?No
Will Drive?Yes
Is Dayanidhi Maran, Swims?Yes
Is Dayanidhi Maran, Yoga Practitioner?No
Does Gym?No
Is Dayanidhi Maran, a Jogger?Yes
Eating Habit?Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Dayanidhi Maran's HobbiesListening to Music, Travelling
FoodSouth Indian
MusicFilm songs, Indian classical
SportsCricket, Golf, Tennis

He is the fantastic nephew of previous CM of Tamil Nadu and DMK chief M. Karunanidhi.

His dad, Murasoli Maran, was the Central Industrial Minister from 1996 to 1998 and from 1998 to 2002.

His brother, Kalanithi Maran, is the organizer of Sun Group and an extremely rich person.

When he was the association serve under the Manmohan Singh government, he brought a lot of Foreign Direct Investments into Communication and Information Technology Sector.

When he was an association serve, he presented “One Rupee One India” plan the nation over, empowering calls the nation over at the rate of ‚1 every moment.

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite ActorNot Known
Favourite ActressesNot Known
Favourite Film(s)Not Known
Favourite Director(s)Not Known
Favourite FoodNot Known
Favourite DrinkNot Known
Favourite FruitNot Known
Preferred OutfitNot Known
Preferred PerfumeNot Known
Favourite Destination(s)Not Known
Dayanidhi Maran's Favourite ColourNot Known
Favourite MusicianNot Known
Favourite Singer(s)Not Known
Favourite Song(s)Not Known
Favourite Sport(s)Not Known

Gossips, Controversies

In 2018, Madras High Court charged him and his sibling, Kalanithi Maran, for BSNL unlawful phone trade case. He has been blamed for setting up an illicit phone trade at his living arrangement in Chennai when he was Telecom Minister of India in 2004-06, making lost ‚1.78 crore to the administration.

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

Dayanidhi Maran's Salary10 Crore (As in 2014)
Net Worth(approx)

Movable and Immovable Assets

Not Known

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Political Party – Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK)

Political Journey

  • In the 2004 Lok Sabha Election, he was elected to the parliament from Chennai Central constituency.
  • He resigned from the post of the union cabinet minister on the moral grounds due to Dinakaran attack case controversy in 2007.
  • On 26 May 2006, he was appointed as Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology in the UPA government.
  • In the 2009 Lok Sabha Election, he was re-elected to the parliament from the same constituency and was the Union Textile Minister from 2009 to 2011.
  • In the 2014 Lok Sabha Election, Maran lost the election to AIADMK’s S. R. Vijayakumar.

Honors, Awards

Not Known





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