He was the General Secretary of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) from 1977 until his death. He was elected as a member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly from 1957 to 1962, 1971 to 1991 and again from 1996 to 2011. He also was finance minister and education minister of Tamil Nadu under the governments of M. Karunanidhi.
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- "DMK general secretary Anbazhagan no more". The Hindu. Retrieved 2020-03-07.