Thiru. Ma. Subramanian, Minister for Medical and Family Welfare, Government of TamilNadu, Worshipful Mayor of Chennai (2006 – 2011) was born on 01.06.1959 at Vaniyambadi Village in Tamil Nadu. At a very young age lost his mother and was brought up by his sister and uncle.
After the death of his mother he has moved to Chennai. He is one of the exceptional student and achieved degree status from his down-trodden community.
He studied B.A. degree course as well as LL.B. degree course. He married and having with two sons. Eldest son has completed medicine degree and now is working in London.
He has been an ardent supporter of the DMK party since the school days and a fan of Dr. Kalaignar Karunanidhi. At the age of 18 he got enrolled as a primary member of DMK Party and had risen up step by step to higher level in DMK party.
He had been elected as a Councilor continuously from the years 1996, 2001 & 2006. By end of Oct 2006 he was chosen to be the Worshipful Mayor of Chennai, Honorable Former Chief Minister Dr. Kalaignar Karunanidhi and Thiru. MK Stalin Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.