People Got Extremely Emotional On Vasanth & Co Owner Vasantha Kumar’s Demise !!

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H. Vasantha kumar, Tamilnadu member of Parliament from Kanyakumari and a popular business man succumbed to COVID 19 on August 28 after combatting the virus for three consecutive weeks. He who was admitted in Chennai’s Apollo hospital, passed away on Friday at 7 : 07 PM. The veteran businessman was admitted on 10th of August after developing symptoms for COVID 19 virus, was 70 year old when he left the world.

Vasanthakumar is known for initiating Tamil nadu’s biggest appliances retail chain Vasanth and Co. He started his business career as a salesman during seventies. He who got elected as MLA for two times from Nanguneri constituency in 2006 and 2016, resigned from his seat after successfully contesting from Kanyakumari Parliamentary constituency in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. He defeated the sitting MP and then Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan by a huge margin.

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His Vasanth & Co grew to be a household name in the state with almost 90 showrooms across Tamil nadu and Pudhucherry. He also ran a TV channel Vasanth and Co. It is notable that Vasanthakumar is a brother of veteran congress leader Kumari Ananthan. Tamilisai Soundararajan who is seving as Telangana’s governor is his neice.

As soon as the news on the veteran businessman’s demise surfaced, Prime minister Modi posted a tweet writing “Saddened by the demise of Lok Sabha MP Shri H. Vasanthakumar Ji. His strides in business and social service efforts were noteworthy. During my interactions with him, I always saw his passion towards Tamil Nadu’s progress. Condolences to his family and supporters. Om Shanti.”

Check out some of the other tweets posted by politicians and cinema celebrities regarding his demise :

Let us pray for his soul to rest in peace !!

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