Chef Kothandaraman Damodaran, popularly known as Chef Damu, has been elected as the President of the South Indian Chefs Association.

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Currently a star on 'Cook With Comali S5,’ Chef Damu holds a Guinness World Record for the longest cooking marathon by an individual, achieved in 2010. He was the first Indian chef to earn a Ph.D. in Hotel Management and Catering Technology, awarded by the University of Madras in 2004. Additionally, he has appeared in Tamil films and has played a significant role in popularizing South Indian cuisine both domestically and internationally, leaving a lasting legacy in the culinary world.