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RAHIM, SHRI A.A., B.A. [Congress (I)-- Kerala, Chirayinkil, 1980] s. of Shri Abubeker Kunju, b. on February 7, 1920; ed at Government English High School, Quilon, St. Berchman's College, Changanassery, Mohammadans College, Madras, University College, Trivandrum; m. Smt. Fathima; 3 s. and 3 d.; Political and Social Worker; Minister for Industries, Agriculture, Health and Excise, Government of Travancore, Cochin State, 1954; Vice President, P.C.C.; President Quilon, D.C.C.:; Member, A.I.C.C.; Member, Governing Council, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras; Chairman, lqbal Arts College, Trivandrum; Member, Cochin University Senate; Chairman, Governing Council, Thangal Kunju Musliar Engineering College, Quilon; Chairman, Malikdhinar Educational Trust, Quilon; Member, Central Wakf Board; 'Director, Hindustan Insecticides; Board Member, (i) United Electricals and Allied Industries, (ii) Khadi and Village Industries; Member Kerala State Legislative Assembly for six terms, l954-79, Deputy Leader, Kerala Legislative Assembly; Chairman, Public Accounts Committee; Committee on Subordinate Legislation; Estimates Committee and several other legislative committees; presently Member, Committee of Privileges.
Social activities : President Majilis, Club, Quilon, Treasurer, Granth Sala, Quilon; President, Valiyapalli Jamat, Quilon.
Favourite pastime and recreation : Social and political activities.
Special interests : Educational and Industrial activities.
Accomplishments in letters, art and science; other achievements : Journalist, took part in Dramas.
Publications : Managing Editor, Prahabattam.
Sports and clubs : Founder Member, Rotary Club, Quilon; Chairman of various Arts and Sports Clubs.
Permanent address : Malika Veedu, Quilon, Kerala.