22 January 1934
Aranmula, Kingdom of Travancore, British India
(present day Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India)
|Died||23 December 2020 (aged 86)|
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
|Alma mater||University College, Thiruvananthapuram|
|Notable works||Raathrimazha, Ambalamani, Manalezhuthu|
Dr. K. Velayudhan Nair
She was the founder secretary of the Prakrithi Samrakshana Samithi, an organization for the protection of nature and a day-care center for the mentally ill.
She chaired the Kerala State Women's Commission.
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