South Chennai – Jaiganesh
A. Jaiganesh [Tamil profile here]
Constituency: Chennai South
Educational Qualification: BBA
Address: 1/853, Dhanalakshmi complex, Neelankarai link road, Prabhu nagar, Thuraipakkam, Chennai – 600097
Jaiganesh is an anti-corruption activist started his social activities with ‘India Against Corruption’ movement in June 2011. He was convinced that electoral politics has no substitute in eradicating corruption and entered politics by joining Loksatta Party in Sep 2011. He is now a full timer in politics with the support from his wife.
- Bike Yatra throughout Tamil Nadu against corruption and to spread awareness about ‘Right To Services’ act. So far 13 districts are completed.
- Volunteered for Anna Hazare’s ‘India Against Corruption’ (IAC) movement.
- Actively involved in the campaign demanding Auto fare regulation in Tamil Nadu. Loksatta Party played a key role implementing Auto fare regulation in Chennai.
- Actively involved in the campaign demanding live telecast of Tamil Nadu assembly.
- Organized many ‘People service camps’ in Sholinganallur area.
- Have organized Beach cleaning activities in Akkarai and Injambakkam areas as part of NGO ‘VR Volunteers’.
- He has held the role of Youth Wing secretary in Loksatta during the term 2012-2013.
- He is currently the Organizational Secretary of Loksatta Party, Tamil Nadu.