Shri. A. K. Saseendran
Shri. A. K. Saseendran, MLA from Elathur is serving as Minister for Transport in the LDF led ministry headed by Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan. He has been elected from Elathur constituency representing Nationalist Congress Party. He was previously elected to Kerala Legislative Assembly in 1980, 1982, 2006 and 2011.
He was President, Kerala Students Union Kozhikode District Committee (1963-66); General Secretary, Kerala Students Union (1967-1969) and Kerala Pradesh Youth Congress Committee (1969-1977); Vice President (1969-1978) and President (1978-1980) of Kerala Pradesh Youth Congress Committee; Member, Coffee Board (1978-1980); Kerala State Housing Board (1997-2001); Vice-President, Jawaharlal Nehru Public Library and Research Centre, Kannur. Also he was General Secretary (1999-2003) and Vice President (2003-2006) of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Kerala State Committee. And later he had served as Member, Advisory Committee of Food Corporation of India and Member, Working Committee of Nationalist Congress Party. He was born to K. Kunhambu and M.K. Janaki on 29 January 1946 in Kannur district.
Wife : Anitha Krishnan N. T.
Children : One son (Varun Saseendran)