Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

KRISHNAN, SHRI M. K., [Comm.(M)]Kerala-Ponnami - (Res. Sch. Castes)—1971, Son of Shri M. K. Kannan; b. at Edavanakad, Distt. Ernakulam, Kerala, 1924; ed at Government Primary School, Edavanakad, Rama-Varma Union High School, Cherai and Maharaja's College, Ernakulam; m. Shrimati V. Rugmani, May 8, 1952; 3 s. and 2 d.; Politician and Social Worker; President, (i) Edavanakad Panchayat, 1953-62 and (ii) Kerala State Karshaka Ihozhilali Union; Vice-President, Cochin Harijan Students Federation, 1945-47; General Secretary, Palaya Maha Sabha, Cochin, 1948-50; Member, (i) Edavanakad Panchayat, 1962-67, (ii) State Committee of Communist Party of India (Marxist), Kerala Unit, and (iii) Kerala Legislative Assembly, 1967-70; Minister for Forests and Harijan Welfare, 1967-69.

Social activities.—Deeply interested in uplift of Harijans.

Special interest.—Social work.

Permanent address.—T.C. 13/1053, P.O. Thycand, Trivandrum, Kerala.