Parliamentary Experience:

Parliamentary Experience:
3 term Lok Sabha MP

3 term Lok Sabha MP from Quilon, Kerala from 1984 to 1996. Elected the most popular MP in Kerala in Media Survey in 1990.

Noted parliamentary

Noted parliamentary performance as MP and Minister.

Implemented significant schemes

Implemented significant schemes in Quilon constituency such as the Thankassery Fisheries Harbour, National Highway Bypass etc. Significant contribution in the legislation of National Water Way Act which included Kerala‟s comprehensive Inland Water Way System from Parassala to Manjeswaram linking the fabled back waters – a key infrastructure for transport and tourism development of the State.