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 P. K. Vasudevan Nair 
Chief Minister from 29 October 1978 to 07 October 1979.

Member, 5th KLA [Alleppey-CPI], 
6th KLA [Alleppey-CPI].

B.Sc.; Son of Shri V. N. Kesava Pillai and Smt. Nanikutty Amma; born on 02 March 1926; Wife : Lekshmikutty Amma; 3 Sons, 2 Daughters.              

Other Positions Held and details:

Minister for Industries and Electricity from 11-04-1977 to 25-04-1977, and from 27-04-1977 to 27-10-1978.

Leader of the House, V KLA till 26-2-1978; 

Member, Lok Sabha (1957-62), (1962-67), (1967-70) & (2004-05).

Chairman, Committee of Privileges (1978-79), Committee on Public Undertakings (1980-82); 

Member, CPI Central Secretariat; Secretary, C.P.I. Kerala State Committee (14 years); Secretary, CPI Parliamentary Party and Member, Panel of Chairman, Lok Sabha ((1967-70); CPI Parliamentary Party Leader (2004-05); Founder President, All India Youth Federation; Vice President, World Federation of Democratic Youth;  President, KPAC, Vayalar Memorial Trust.
Editor, Janayugom, Navayugom.




Expired on 12-7-2005 while serving as Member of Parliament and obituary made on


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