Tamil Nadu Green Movement leader Dr. V Jeevanandam 74 of Erode passed away on Tuesday afternoon.
Jeeva graduated from Trichy and later joined the Tanjore Medical College to pursue MBBS.
Later, he completed his specialization in anesthesiology in Chennai. Dr. Jeeva, a Gandhian-Communist activist, was active in environmental issues.
Dr. Jeeva, who was recuperating from treatment for heart ailments, passed away in Erode due to sudden illness.
The deceased Jeeva is survived by wife Indira, son Satya and daughter Divya.