Shri. P. Govinda Pillai

Graduate, BA (Hons.); Author and Journalist, Son of Shri.Parameswaran and Smt.Parukutty Amma; born on 26 March 1926; Wife: Prof.M.J.Rajamma; 1 Son, 1 Daughter.

Member, Travancore Legislative Assembly (1952-53), 1st KLA [Perumbavoor –CPI], 3rd KLA [Perumbavoor-CPI(M)].

Chairman, Library Advisory Committee (1957-59), Kerala State Film Development Corporation, Press Academy; Member, Kerala and Calicut University Syndicates; Joined Quit India Movement and went underground till 1946; Executive Committee Member, AISF; Imprisoned in 1946 and 1949-50; Was a Congress Worker before Joining CPI in 1945; Chief Editor “Deshabhimani” Daily.

Publications: “Kerala Navodhanam and Marxist Soundarya Sastram” and many other volumes.

Address : Mullakkal House, 9, Subhash Nagar, Trivandrum –8