Cabinet condoles the demise of Mr. Ananth Kumar Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs
The Union Cabinet expressed profound sorrow at the sad demise of Mr.Ananthkumar, Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs who passed away on November 12, 2018 in Bengaluru. He earned his Bachelor's Degree in English literature from Karnataka University in Hubali and LLB Degree from JSS Law College, Karnataka University. Mr. Ananth Kumar started his public activities as a student activist. Subsequently, he became a member of the BJP and was the Organising Secretary of the Party's Karnataka Unit. In his long political career, he had earlier held the portfolios of Union Minister of Tourism; Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports; Urban Development and Poverty Alleviation; Rural Development. He had also been Chairman and member of several Parliamentary Committees.