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Since May 25, 2016, Indian politician Pinarayi Vijayan has held the position of Chief Minister of Kerala. Son of Shri Koran and Smt. Kalyani, he was born in Pinarayi, in the district of Kannur, on March 21, 1944. He enrolled in a Pre-University programme at the Government Brennen College in Thalassery after finishing his secondary education. He then finished his degree programme at the same college.

Pinarayi Vijayan got involved in politics at Govt Brennen College in Thalassery through student union activities, and in 1964, he joined the Communist Party. He was detained by the authorities and subjected to torture between 1975 and 1977, when there was an emergency.

He belongs to the Polit Bureau of the Indian Communist Party (Marxist). From 1998 until 2015, he had previously held the position of Secretary of the Kerala State Committee of the CPI (M). From 1996 to 1998, he was Minister for Power and Cooperation in the Left Democratic Front Government led by Shri. E.K. Nayanar. The state increased its capacity for generating power to a record level during his tenure as electricity minister by promptly completing augmentation and new projects. Veena and Vivek are his two children; he is married to Kamala.

He was elected to the Kerala Assembly from the Koothuparamba constituency in 1970, 1977, and 1991 as well as the Payyannur constituency in 1996.

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Here is the updated List of Chief Ministers of Kerala

S.No

Chief Minister

From

To

1 Pinarayi Vijayan 20 May 2021 Present
2 Pinarayi Vijayan 25 May 2016 19 May 2021
3 Oommen Chandy 18 May 2011 20 May 2016
4 V. S. Achuthanandan 18 May 2006 14 May 2011
5 Oommen Chandy 31 Aug 2004 12 May 2006
6 A. K. Antony 17 May 2001 29 Aug 2004
7 E. K. Nayanar 20 May 1996 13 May 2001
8 A. K. Antony 22 Mar 1995 09 May 1996
9 K. Karunakaran 24 Jun 1991 16 Mar 1995
10 E. K. Nayanar 26 Mar 1987 17 Jun 1991
11 K. Karunakaran 24 May 1982 25 Mar 1987
12 President’s rule 17 Mar 1982 23 May 1982
13 K. Karunakaran 28 Dec 1981 17 Mar 1982
14 President’s rule 21 Oct 1981 28 Dec 1981
15 E. K. Nayanar 25 Jan 1980 20 Oct 1981
16 President’s rule 05 Dec 1979 25 Jan 1980
17 C. H. Mohammed Koya 12 Oct 1979 01 Dec 1979
18 P. K. Vasudevan Nair 29 Oct 1978 07 Oct 1979
19 A. K. Antony 27 Apr 1977 27 Oct 1978
20 K. Karunakaran 25 Mar 1977 25 Apr 1977
21 C. Achutha Menon 04 Oct 1970 25 Mar 1977
22 President’s rule 04 Aug 1970 03 Oct 1970
23 C. Achutha Menon 01 Nov 1969 01 Aug 1970
24 E. M. S. Namboodiripad 06 Mar 1967 01 Nov 1969
25 President’s rule 25 Mar 1965 06 Mar 1967
26 President’s rule 10 Sep 1964 25 Mar 1965
27 R. Sankar 26 Sep 1962 10 Sep 1964
28 Pattom A. Thanu Pillai 22 Feb 1960 26 Sep 1962
29 President’s rule 31 Jul 1959 22 Feb 1960
30 E. M. S. Namboodiripad 05 Apr 1957 31 Jul 1959
31 President’s rule 01 Nov 1956 05 Apr 1957

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Facts of Chief Ministers of Kerala for UPSC

  • In 2018, Pinarayi Vijayan received the Gandhidarshan Award for best chief minister.
  • In Baltimore, Maryland, the Institute of Human Virology recognised Pinarayi Vijayan for effectively containing the 2018 Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala.
  • M. S. Namboodiripad served as Kerala’s first chief minister.
  • K. Nayanar served as Kerala’s chief minister for the longest period of time, holding the position for a total of 10 years, 353 days.

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Chief Ministers of Kerala: FAQs

Q) Who is the current CM of Kerala?

Ans. Pinarayi Vijayan was elected to the Legislative Assembly in 2016 and subsequently appointed Kerala’s Chief Minister.

Q) Who is the 14th Chief Minister of Kerala?

Ans. The current chief minister is Pinarayi Vijayan, and his Left Democratic Front administration took office on May 25, 2016.

Q) Who is the first Chief Minister of Kerala?

Ans. M. S. Namboodiripad was the First Chief Minister of Kerala.

Q) Who is the governor of Kerala 2022?

Ans. Arif Mohammad Khan is the current governor of Kerala 2022

Q) How many ministers are there in Kerala?

Ans. The new Kerala state cabinet has 21 members including the chief minister.

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