Senior advt PH Pandian portrait in mba president ARL sundaresan sir good speech full speech attached by Sekar Reporter · January 7, 2020 [1/7, 15:42] Sekarreporter: Respected Seniors and friends we have assembled here today (07.01.2020) to mourn the demise of our member Dr. P.H.PANDIAN, Senior Advocate who passed away on 04.01.2020. Dr.P.H.Pandian was born on 29th March 1945 to Mr.P.S.Pandian and Mrs.Joybells Pandian at Cheranmahadevi, Tirunelveli. He did his Bachelors Degree in Pachiayappa’s college, Madras in 1965 and got his B.L.Degree from Madras Law College in 1967. He was enrolled as an Advocate on 17.04.1968. He subsequently obtained his Doctorate in Law from Madras University in 1985. Initially he joined the Office of Dr.J.S.Athanesius, City Public Prosecutor and was there between 1967 and 1969 and thereafter joined the office of Justice V.Ramasamy, Judge, Supreme Court of India as he then was. He appeared in several Criminal, Constitutional, Human Rights matters and Public Interest matters in Supreme Court and Madras High Court. [1/7, 15:42] Sekarreporter: He was elected as a Member of Legislative Assembly for four consecutive terms between 1977 and He was elected as Speaker of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly in 1986. He was instrumental in recovering 17,000 acres of land in ECR, OMR and other parts of Chengalpet District. He was designated as Senior Advocate in the year Dr.P.H.Pandian was awarded “Life time achievement award” by Madras High Court Advocates Association, Madras YMCA and Lion’s Club of Chennai. He was married to Late Dr.Cynthia Pandian, Former Vice Chancellor of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University. They had 4 sons and a daughter. Mr.P.H.Manoj Pandian, Advocate, Dr.P.H Arvindh Pandian, Additional Advocate General, Mr.P.H.Vinodh Pandian, Advocate all having active practice here and all are members of our Association. Dr.Paul Naveen Pandian, Doctor working in Qatar and his daughter Dr.Devamani Deepak, MD & Gynecologist practicing in Vellore. [1/7, 15:43] Sekarreporter: Dr.P.H.Pandian passed away on 04.01.2020. This association lost a valuable member who lived, respected and regretted on his death. We pray his soul may attain eternal peace and the family members get strength to get over the grief of this untimely loss. As a part of respect to the departed soul we will observe 2 minutes silence. AR.L.SUNDARESAN President Secretary is requested to communicate this message to the family members of Dr.P.H.Pandian.