A name that has created history of sorts in the books of Indian healthcare; today is an iconic leader who has galvanized huge public opinion with his visionary outlook for Tami Nadu as PMK’s CM-Candidate.
While leading a green NGO called Pasumai Thayagam, he organized the plantation of over 25 lakh trees, desilted more than 1000 lakes and built about 50 check dams to conserve water.
Anbumani chose politics as an active career that brought him laurels and international acclaim for his impeccable accomplishments as the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister of India (2004- 2009).
Dr. Anbumani, the humble and yet determinant leader has a vision to provide a corrupt free, growth oriented, people centric governance in the state of Tamil Nadu.
Dr. Anbumani has a grand vision for the state of Tamil Nadu. He is a self-made man who has shown the world as the Union Health Minister (2004 – 2009) that he could achieve in 5 years what is not being accomplished in 50 years.
The first signature on the first day will be for total prohibition of alcohol in the state of TN.
Decentralised and transparent administrative reforms will be implemented to ensure people centric governance. Lokayutha will be brought in to TN to ensure public probity.
The Introduction of the single window clearance system will enable a speedy process to set up industries within the state. To improve investment thereby leading to employment opportunities within the state will indeed be the focus.
Education will be made compulsory across the state and available free of cost for students from all walks of life. Focus will be on enhancing the current quality of education by implementing a central system of Samacheer Kalvi.
The objective is to provide free, qualitative and comprehensive healthcare for all the people in Tamil Nadu. Modern systems of medicine will be provided in tandem with traditional systems like Siddha, ayurvedha and the rest.
To ensure this sector is given its due focus, a separate budget for agriculture will be drafted. Check dams, one for every five kilometres across key rivers in the state, such as Palar, Cauvery, Vaigai and Thamirabarani will be constructed.
Awe-stuck by the efficiency of 911, the ambulance emergency service at New York, Dr. Anbumani vowed to see it as his dream for India and that’s how 108 ambulance service was born.
Dr. Anbumani went on to successfully implement his dream project of the ‘108 ambulance service’ across 20 states, including Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
Serving office as the youngest cabinet minister at 35, Anbumani’s tenure in the ministry marked a milestone of bold reforms and innovative schemes that drew attention and appreciation from global leaders including the General Secretary of United Nations Mr. Ban Ki Moon who described him as a ‘public health champion’.
Dr. Anbumani has received several national and international awards. Here are some of the prominent awards of his.
Anbumani is seen as a promising leader for decent and developmental politics in the state which is currently crippled by precariously non-functional governance.
Tamil Nadu is in dire need of a leader who can provide transformational change and progress from the current developmental and moral paralysis contributed by 50 years of Dravidian party misrule. The state desperately needs someone who can make the state, The glory of India.
Anbumani is all set to make a mark in the minds and hearts of people for the upcoming assembly elections of Tamil Nadu in 2015/16 as a Chief Ministerial candidate.