Born April 4th 1922. Attorney prominent in the South African Indian Congress. He was born in 1924 and became active in Natal politics about 1945 as a supporter of G M Naicker. In the mid 1950s he served as general secretary of the Natal Indian Congress and later became general secretary of the SAIC. He was a defendant in the Treason Trial from December 1956 until charges were withdrawn against him in late 1958. He was detained during the 1960 emergency and soon afterwards was banned from participating in any political organisation. Narainsamy Thumbi Naicker passed away on 19 January 2003.

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