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Ex-Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan passes away at 68
short by Nidhi Sinha / on Saturday, 1 October, 2022
Former Kerala Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan passed away in Chennai on Saturday at the age of 68. The veteran CPI(M) leader was diagnosed with cancer earlier and had been under treatment at Apollo Hospital. He had stepped down as party state Secretary in August due to poor health. He served as Kerala Home Minister from 2006-2011.