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When did EK Nayanar died?

When did EK Nayanar died?

May 19, 2004
E. K. Nayanar/Date of death
Nayanar was admitted to the AIIMS on 26 April for advanced treatment of diabetes, after a brief stay at the Medical College Hospital in Thiruvananthapuram earlier. His condition became worse following kidney and heart failure on 6 May when he was put on the life support system. He died on 19 May 2004 at the age of 85.

What is the age of EK Nayanar?

84 years (1919–2004)
E. K. Nayanar/Age at death

Is nayanar a caste?

Nayanar (Nair subcaste), an honorific title used by certain clans of Nair caste from the north Malabar region of Kerala, India.

Who is the oldest Chief Minister of Kerala?

Chief Ministership Aged 82 years and 7 months at time, he was the oldest Chief Minister of Kerala, and one of the oldest in the whole India. It is noticeable that he had been denied a party ticket to contest elections just two months before he sworn in. He became the 11th Chief Minister of Kerala.

How EK Nayanar died?

E. K. Nayanar/Date of death

Who is longest time CM in India?

List of longest-serving Indian chief ministers

# Chief Minister Term length
1 Pawan Kumar Chamling (b. 22 September 1950) 24 years, 165 days
2 Jyoti Basu (8 July 1914 – 17 January 2010) 23 years, 137 days
3 Gegong Apang (b. 8 July 1949) 22 years, 250 days
4 Naveen Patnaik* (b. 16 October 1946) 21 years, 201 days

Which caste is ezhava?

The Ezhavas are classified as an Other Backward Class by the Government of India under its system of positive discrimination.

What is Nair caste?

The Nair /ˈnaɪər/, also known as Nayar, are a group of Indian Hindu castes, described by anthropologist Kathleen Gough as “not a unitary group but a named category of castes”. Historically, Nairs lived in large family units called tharavads that housed descendants of one common female ancestor.

Who is the No 1 cm in Kerala?

List of Chief Ministers of Kerala

Chief Ministers of Kerala
No Name (birth-death) Term of office
1 Elamkulam Manakkal Sankaran Namboodiripad (1909-1998) 2 years, 117 days
Vacant (President’s rule) 206 days
2 Pattom Thanu Pillai (1885-1970) 2 years, 216 days

Who is current CM of Kerala?

Pinarayi Vijayan
Assumed office 25 May 2016
Preceded by Ramesh Chennithala
Minister for Electricity, Kerala

Who invented Kerala?

The term Kerala was first epigraphically recorded as Ketalaputo (Cheras) in a 3rd-century BCE rock inscription by emperor Ashoka of Magadha. It was mentioned as one of four independent kingdoms in southern India during Ashoka’s time, the others being the Cholas, Pandyas and Satyaputras.

Where was E.K.Nayanar born and raised?

Nayanar was born on December 9, 1919 as the son of Shri Govindan Nambiar at Kalliassery in Kannur District. A staunch believer in Marxist ideals, he was drawn into the fold of the Communist Movement, at a relatively young age.

Why was E.K.Nayanar imprisoned in 1964?

During the Sino-Indian War, Nayanar was accused of being pro-China and was imprisoned in 1964 under the Preventive Detention Act. He was the secretary of Kozhikode district committee of the united CPI from 1956 to 1964. Nayanar was also one of the 32 CPI national council members who walked out and formed CPI (M) in 1964.

When was E K Nayanar re-elected in Kerala?

Shri. E.K. Nayanar was re-elected after that in 1980, 1982, 1987 and 1991 . In the year 1996 too, Shri. Nayanar was part of the Kerala Assembly, when he was elected for the fifth time in a row, through another bye-election held on October 13, 1996 from Tellicherry constituency.

Which is the best work of E.K.Nayanar?

Nayanar has authored several works in both English and Malayalam. He was also an occasional poet. A few notable works are: Olivukala Smrithkal: Memories of Hideout Days > Olivukala Smrithikal-. Nayanar had been a correspondent and editor for Deshabhimani.