Samy Vellu, Longtime Malaysia Cabinet Minister, dies at 86

Samy Vellu, Longtime Malaysia Cabinet Minister, dies at 86

One of Malaysia’s longest-serving Cabinet ministers, Samy Vellu has died at the age of 86.  In a Facebook post on Thursday, former Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) president S. Subramanian said he had been informed of the news by Tun Samy Vellu’s son, Vell Paari.

How Did Samy Vellu Die?

Samy was one of the longest-serving Cabinet ministers. Vellu died at the ripe old age of 86.  In a Facebook post on Thursday, former Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) president S. Subramaniam said he had been informed of the news by Tun Samy Vellu’s son, Vell Paari.  

He has not disclosed reveal the cause of death.

Samy Vellu Age, Family, Early Life

Vellu was born in Kluang, Johor, and belongs to Indian descent. He was born on 8 March 1936 in Kluang, Johor, British Malaya (now Malaysia).

samy vellu family

His family and early life details are missing at the moment. But it is known that Samy second longest serving minister in the country during his time, after Rafidah Aziz.

Samy Vellu Wife, His Relationship

He was married to Indrani Vellu and had also one son.

samy vellu wife

Samy Vellu Net Worth? How Much Did he Earn?

His net worth figure has not been disclosed as of yet.

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Samy Vellu Educational Details

His academic degree and educational background has not been explored as of now.

Samy Vellu Career, What was his profession?

Vellu was a Malaysian politician who worked as Minister of Works from the summer of 1983 to 1989 and from May 1995 to March 2008, Minister of Energy, Telecommunications and Posts from June 1989 to May 1995, Minister of Works and Public Amenities from September 1979 to June 1983 and Member of Parliament (MP) for the famed  Sungai Siput for close to 35 years.

Is he Active on Social Media Sites?

Vellu seems to be inactive on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook page.

Physical Appearance of Samy Vellu’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Eye colorNot Available
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Samy Vellu’s Height, Weight should be known

NationalityMalaysian
EthnicityAsian
Zodiac signPisces 
Relationship StatusMarried

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