C.N. Gowthaman, adopted son of former Chief Minister C.N.Annadurai, died here on Sunday. He was 67 and is survived by his daughter.

He was the son of Annadurai’s niece Soudaram, who was the daughter of the former Chief Minister’s sister Nagammal. Annadurai adopted all the children of Soundaram and the eldest among them was C.N. Parimalam, a dermatologist, who died a few years ago.