Daughter of Shri. Kochu Kesava Pillai and
Smt. Parvathy Pillai, born at Edayaranmula on 2nd October 1943, M.A. B.Ed High School Teacher (Retd).
Enrolled as a Member of Students Congress Committee, N.S.S. College, Pandalam in 1963, was, President Students representative to N.S.S. Hindu College Union, Changanacherry (1965-1968), President, District Mahila Congress (I) Committee Alappuzha (1976) and Aranmula Mandalam Congress Committee (1978-80); General Secretary, Kerala Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee (1982); Executive Committee Member, Pathanamthitta District Congress Committee (1983).
Was, President, Pournamy Mahila Samajam, Edayaranmula, 1971; President, Kulanada Block level Mahila Samajam Union, 1976; President District Mahila Samajam Union, Pathanamthitta 1983; Convenor, Bharat Sevak Samaj, Mahila Wing; Pathanamthitta Dist; Vice President B.S.S. Pathanamthitta; Member, Indian Association for Women's Studies New Delhi; Member, Friends of the Soviet Union (1985); DRDA Member, Pathanamthitta (1985); Vice President, Women's Council, Pathanamthitta, Member District Development Committee Pathanamthitta; Member, State Social Welfare Advisory Board (1986); Director Board Member Aranmula Service Co-operative Bank (1988); General Secretary, KANFED Pathanamthitta Dt. (1989); Director Board Member, State Resource Centre KANFED; Member Aranmula Panchayat (1988); Member Pathanamthitta District Council (1991-93); Vice President, Pamba Parirakshana Samithi, Kozhencherry; Vice President Kozhencherry. Taluk Telephone Subscribers and Users Association; Vice President, Kerala Passengers Association, Kozhencherry; Vice President, Darpanam Kala Sahithya Samskarika Samithi Arankula; Trustee, Puthupally Yogasram Trust; Member District Bhakshyopadesaka Samithi Pathanamthitta, State Convenor, Kanfed-Paristhithi Wing (1994); Executive Committee Member, Hindu Matha Mahamandalam; Executive Member, Agri-Hort, Society, Pathanamthitta.
Served as Member, Mangalam Kala Sahithyavedi Advisory Board, Kerala Pradesh Madya Varjana Samithi (1995), and Kerala State Social Welfare Advisory Board (1995); Was, Treasurer, Pathanamthitta District Ayurveda Hospital Souhrida Samithi; Vice President, Child Welfare Committee Pathanamthitta Dt., Vice-President Anthar Desiya Sarvamatha Samskariaka Samithy, Pathanamthitta; Vice-President, Progressive Library, Edayaranmula; Was President, Rajiv Gandhi Abhilash Charitable Society, Pathanamthitta Dt., Kerala Pradesh Labour Welfare Congress, Pathanamthitta District Level Mahila Samajam Vanitha Co-operative Society (1998). Was Executive Committee Member, 'World Parliament of Religions 2001 held at Kanyakumari.
Received KANFED Sarada Krishnayer State Award for Best Social worker (1989); Bhasha Adhyapaka Disitrict Award for Best Teacher (1989); Sreemathy Kalyanikuttyamma State Award for Best Social worker (1994).
Now serves as General Secretary, Kerala Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee (from 1982) and Member, K.P.C.C. Executive Committee (from 2000)
Indian National Congress