KERALA LEGISLATURE - CHIEF MINISTER OF KERALA
Shri V.S. ACHUTHANANDAN

P R O F I L E

       

 

  Son of Shri. Sankaran and Smt. Accamma; born at Punnapra on 20th October 1923; studied up to VII class; Political and Trade Union Worker.    
     
  Entered politics through Trade Union activities; joined State Congress in 1939; became member of the Communist Party in 1940; imprisoned for five years and six months; went underground for a total period of four and a half years in 1946, 1954, 1962, 1963, 1965 and 1975 for taking part in struggle for independence, Punnapra Vayalar Struggle, various agitation against anti people and anti democratic policies of State and Central Governments, during the period of emergency and for leading trade union and agrarian movement. was, Secretary, CPI(M) State Committee from 1980 to 1992; was Convener, Left Democratic Front from 1996 to 2001; Leader of Opposition from 1992 to 1996 and from 2001 to 2006.  
     
  Now serves as the Member of CPI (M) State Committee, State Secretariat, Central Committee and Polit Bureau.
Elected to KLA in 1967, 1970, 1991, 2001 and 2006.
 
     
  Constituency -  Malampuzha
Party: Communist Party of India (Marxist)
 
     
 
 

P E R  S O N A L    I N F O

 
       

  Languages known : Malayalam and English  
  Wife : Smt. K. Vasumathy  
  Children : 1 son and 1 daughter  
  Travels Abroad : Russia, China, Mangolia and United Kingdom  
  Permanent Address :

Velikkakathu House, Punnapra North P.O., Alapuzha-4

 
  Residential  Address : Cliff House, Nanathancode, Thiruvananthapuram - 3
Phone Numbers:

Direct: 0471-2333812,2333682

Fax: 0471 - 2333489 

Residence: 0471-2314853, 2318406

 
     

P O R T F O L I O S  

 

General Administration
All India Services
Integration
Planning and Economic Affairs
Science, Technology and Environment
Scientific Institutes
Personnel and Administrative Reforms
Elections
Vigilance
Administration of Civil and Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Sainik Welfare
Distress Relief
State Hospitality
Airports
Inter State River Waters

Information and Public Relations

Non-Resident Keralite's Affairs