A book on Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MGR launched The book titled “Critical Years of an Immortal Legend’ is penned by DR H. V Hande

A book on Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MGR launched The book titled “Critical Years of an Immortal Legend’ is penned by DR H. V Hande

A book on Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MGR launched The book titled “Critical Years of an Immortal Legend’ is penned by DR H. V Hande

 Chennai, 28th March 2019:Dr H V Hande, a well-known face in the medical field of Tamil Nadu ,was also a pol iticia n in the yesteryears. He was elected to the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly from Park town constitu ency as a Swatantra party candidate in 1967 and 1971 elections. Having worked closely with political stalwarts, Dr H V Hande was inspired to write a book on the memorable accounts of Puratchi Thalaivar Dr M G Ramachandran.  The book has been launched,  in two languages-English and Tamil. 

The book titled “Critical Years of an Immortal Legend’, recounts the days whenDR.Hande was closely associated with the treatment given to MGR during his critical phase.DrHande was the Health Minster in MGR’s cabinet an d has played a significant role in the treatment provided for the legend during his critical years.

“ Though I had worked closely with a few important political leaders in the past, MGR had been my source of insp iration in every aspect of my life. During the time of  his treatment, I had recorded my memories with him and ke pt noting them down. The Eureka moment came during an event I attended at Kuala Lampur in 2017, In conne ction with “ MGR Centenary  Celebrations”. After I delivered my speech about Puratchi thalaivar, a number of person in the audience urged me to bring these facts in the form of a book,” says Dr Hande , recollecting his mot vation to write the book.

The book narrates the critical period of MGR and what transpired during the phase and also  the happenings  thereafter.