With Regal Moustache And Amma’s Blessings, A Former Cop Is In The Poll Fray

With Regal Moustache And Amma’s Blessings, A Former Cop Is In The Poll Fray

He is known within Tamil Nadu police circles as Virumandi — the lead character in Kamal Haasan’s 2004 film by the same name. The reason — his luxurious twirling moustache of which he is inordinately proud.

Meet R Natraj, retired Director General of Police of Tamil Nadu and the first retired IPS officer in the state to contest elections. Natraj is a candidate for the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in the urban Mylapore seat in Chennai for the state elections to be held on May 16.

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