Biodata of Mr. K. Suresh Kurup (CPIM)

Son of Kunjan Pillai and Bharathy Amma; Born on 25.05.1956 at Kottayam.
Married with two sons. Wife: Savithry

Educational Qualifications B.A., LL.B.
Educated at CMS College, Kottayam
N.S.S. Hindu College, Changanacherry and Law Academy,
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala)
profession Lawyer

Position Held:
1984 Elected to 8th Lok Sabha
1998 Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1998-99 Member, Commitee on External Affairs and its Sub-Committee-II
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Communications
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1999-2000 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
Member, Committee on External Affairs
2004 Re-elected to 14th Lok Sabha (4th term)
Member, Committee on Petitions
Member, Committee on Petroleum and Natural Gas
5 Aug. 2007 onwards Member, Committee on Petroleum & Natural Gas

Chairman, Kerala University Students Union, 1978-79; and President, Students Federation of India, Kerala, 1982-85

Performance as MP in the outgoing Lok Sabha (2004-2009)

Participation in DEBATES BILLS QUESTIONS Attendance
38 3 174 83%
Average Kerala 67 2.5 186 79%
Average India 30 0.6 169 69%

Last update: April 2009.