R. Rajendran is an Indian politician and incumbent member of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly from the Kurinjipadi constituency. He represents the Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam party. He was born in Sorathur village which belongs to Cuddalore district and he helped numerous students for their education.1984 he is president for sorathur village and he is a candidate of seval symbol 1989.1991 he is a youthwing secretary in AIADMK.1994 he is a Tamil Nadu temple association president.2000 to 2003 he is a Panruti union chairman . He is a cuddalore district secretary of AIADMK 2001 to 2007. 2010 he is a all world mgr mantram deputy secretary AIADMK.he is a senior most politician & popular person in AIADMK.He is generally mentioned as sorathurar or sorathurar singham by his followers and partymen.