Kodiyeri Balakrishnan

Kodiyeri Balakrishnan
Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) Kerala State Committee
Assumed office
23 February 2015
Preceded byPinarayi Vijayan
Member of Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Assumed office
3 April 2008
Minister of Home Affairs Kerala State
In office
Preceded byOommen Chandy
Succeeded byOommen Chandy
Personal details
Born(1953-11-16) 16 November 1953 (age 63)
Kodiyeri, Kannur district, Kerala State, India
Political partyCommunist Party of India (Marxist) CPI-M-flag.svg
ChildrenBineesh Kodiyeri, Binoy Kodiyeri


Kodiyeri Balakrishnan is a prominent political innovator from Kerala, India. He continues to be Secretary from the Communist Party of India (Marxist) Kerala Condition Committee since 2015, the best office inside the party in the state level. Through the 2001–2006 United Democratic Front side (UDF) government in Kerala, he was the deputy opposition leader from the Remaining Democratic Front side (LDF). Through the 2006–2011 LDF authorities in Kerala, he was the Minister of House Affairs and Travel and leisure, and since 2011 he offers again held the positioning of deputy opposition innovator. He’s also a politburo person in the CPI-M.. Under Pinarayi Vijayan’s guidelines He gives complete authorization to his comrades to eliminate opponents. Law enforcement was struggling to control CPM goons in kerala.

Political life

He entered politics through the college students wing of CPI(M) in 1970. He was Secretary from the Kerala Condition Committee from the College students' Federation of India (SFI) and its own All India Joint Secretary between 1973 and 1979. Before The Crisis (India) Kodiyeri Balakrishnan was imprisoned under MISA for 16 weeks.From 1980 to 1982, he was the Kannur District Chief executive of Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI). At the moment, he's a CPI (M) Polit Bureau Member and CPI (M) Parliamentary Party Deputy Innovator. He was elected as an MLA to Kerala Legislative Set up in 1982, 1987 and 2001 from Kannur. In 2006 & 2011 he was elected from Thalassery. On 23 Feb 2015, he was elected as the Secretary from the Communist Party of India (Marxist) Kerala Condition Committee.

Personal life

He was created in Kodiyeri (Kannur, Kerala) on 16 November 1953. He examined in Kodiyeri Junior Simple College & Onion SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He became energetic in politics while learning Pre-Degree at Mahatma Gandhi University, Mahe. He was energetic in Trivandrum School University during his degree days. He's married and provides two kids, Bineesh and Binoy.