Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

 

PILLAI, SHRI R. BALAKRISHNA, B.A., (Kerala Congress) Kerala-Mavelikkara—1971, Son of Shri Raman Pillai; b. at Valakom Distt. Quilon, April 11, 1935; ed. Mahatma Gandhi College, Trivandrum and H. H. Maharaja University College, Trivandrum; m. Shrimati R. Valsals, October, 1957; 1 s. and 2 d.; Agriculturist; Member, A.I.C.C, 1959-64 also Kerala Congress Committee Executive, 1959-61; resigned from Congress in 1964; and General Secretary Kerala Congress; Leader of the Kerala Congress Group in Lok Sabha; President, Edamulakkal Panchayat and member of important Trade Unions in Kerala; Member, (i) Kerala Khadi and Village Industries, Board, (ii) Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, (iii) State Planning Advisory Council, and (iv) Kerala University Senate; Member, Kerala Legislative Assembly, 1960-65; Chairman, House Committee, 1963-1964.

Special activities.—Trade Unionism. 

Special interest.—Education.

Permanent address.—Keezhoottu House, Kottarakara P.O., Kerala.