Born on 12-06-1895 at Nesarpuram, Vilavancode Taluk, Kanniyakumari District.
- Scott Christian High School, Nagercoil,
- PUC - C.M.S. College, Tirunelvelli (now St.John’s College)
- BA -The Maharaja’s College, Thiruvananthapuram
- BL. - The Law College, Thiruvananthapuram.
- Started his Legal Profession in 1921
His Role in Public Life:
- 1941-1942 : Member, Travancore Bar Council
- 1943 : President Nagercoil Bar Association
- 1943-1947 : Chairman of Nagercoil Municipality
- 1943-1947 : Member, Travancore Legislative Assembly
- 1948-1952 : Member of Travancore – Cochin Legislative Assembly
- 1948-1952 : Leader, Travancore Tamilnadu Congress Legislative Assembly Party
- 1952-1957 : First Lok Sabha Member of Parliament,Nagercoil Constituency
- 1954-1957 : President of Travancore, Tamil Nadu Congress Party
- 1957-1959 : President, District Congress Committee
- 1-11-1956 : The Yeoman service rendered by him ultimately paved the way for the merger of the South Travancore (Kanniyakumari District) with Tamil Nadu.
- 1957-1962 : Member of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly
- 1957-1962 : Member, Reform of Local Administrative of Local Administration in the State of Madras
- 1962-1967 : Third Lok Sabha Member of Parliament, Nagercoil Constituency
- 1967-1971 : Fourth Lok Sabha Member of Parliament,Nagercoil Constituency
- Passed away on 1-6-1968
His role in the Diocese
- 1933-1947 : Secretary, Travancore & Mission Church Councils
- 1934-1942 : South District Pastorate Council
- 1947-1960 : Vice-President, South Travancore Diocesan Council, C.S.I.
- 1960-1968 : Vice-President, Kanniyakumari Diocesan Council, C.S.I.
- Member, Medical Board, College Councils (Scott Christian College, Nagercoil and Christian College, Mathandam)
- Member, Education Board, Church, Board and Properties Board of the Kanya Kumari;
- Founder, Nagercoil Municipal Destitute Home
- Member, Travancore-Cochin Town and Country Planning Association
- Proprietor, Printer and Publisher of the Tamil Weekly “Thingal”
Even today, he is respected as a leader of the people of Kanniyakumari District.