Since 1994 he has been chairman of the Up-Country People's Front (UCPF), which he founded, and was a member of the Sri Lankan Parliament from 1994 until his death . At the time of his death, as Minister of Social Affairs, he was one of the UCPF's two ministers in the government. He died of a heart attack .
- Chandrasekaran funeral to take place Monday , biography on TamilNet (accessed August 28, 2015)
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Chandrasekaran, P.|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Sri Lankan politician|
|DATE OF BIRTH||April 16, 1957|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Ceylon|
|DATE OF DEATH||January 1, 2010|
|Place of death||Colombo|