Former minister K P Nooruddin passes away

Monday, May 30, 2016,10:48 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kozhikode | Congress leader and former Kerala minister K P Nooruddin died at a private hospital here Sunday night.

Nooruddin (77) was Vice Chairman of Kerala Khadi & Village Industries Board Nooruddin. He is survived by wife and four children.

He was admitted to the hospital for ailment last week and the end came last night, family sources said.

He was a minister in charge of forests in the K Karunakaran cabinet during 1982-87.

He represented Peravoor constituency in Kannur district between 1977 and 1991.