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 K. R. Gouri Amma 

Member, Travancore Cochin Legislative Assembly (1952-53)  and (1954-56),  1st KLA [Sherthalai-CPI], 2nd KLA [Sherthalai-CPI],  3rd KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 4th KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 6th KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 7th KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 8th KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 9th KLA [Aroor-CPI (M)], 10th KLA [Aroor-JSS], 11th KLA [Aroor-JSS]. 

Daughter of Shri K. A. Raman and Smt. Parvati Amma; born on 14 July 1919; Husband; T. V. Thomas, Ex-Minister.    
Graduate,   BL.

Other Positions Held and details:

Minister for Revenue from 05-04-1957 to 31-07-1959 and from 06-03-1967 to 01-11-1969; 
Minister for  Agriculture & Social Welfare from 25-01-1980 to 20-10-1981, 
Minister for  Industries and Social Welfare from 02-04-1987 to 17-06-1991, 
Minister for  Agriculture & Coir 17-05-2001 to 29-08-2004 and  since 31-08-2004.  

Chairman, Committee on Government Assurances (1960-1961), Public Accounts Committee(1986-87).  Parliamentary Party Leader,  J.S.S; Was Member CPI (M) State Secretariat; 
President Kerala Karshaka Sangam (1960-84), Kerala Mahila Sangham (1967-76);  Secretary, Kerala Mahila Sangam (1976-87); Was jailed on a number of occasions for political activities; Expelled from CPI (M) in 01-01-1994; In 1994 formed Janathipathya Samrakshana Samiti  (JSS);  Presently, General Secretary J.S.S.; Longest serving member.

Kalathilparambil, Chathanad, Avalookkunnu P.O., Alappuzha.

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