The newly-appointed MLAs in the Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF government in Kerala has a record high of three women in the cabinet – Dr. R Bindu as Higher Education Minister; Veena George as Health Minister; and J. Chinchu Rani as Minister of Animal Husbandry and Dairy Development.
Bindu is currently a member of Communist Party of India (M) Thrissur district committee, central executive committee member of All India Democratice Women’s Association (AIDWA); and state working committee member of All Kerala Private College Teachers’ Association (AKPCTA).
Bindu is known for the many versatile positions she held in the past as social and political activists before her first MLA term from Irinjalakuda constituency. She is also considered to be one of the most qualified personalities in education at the new cabinet.
Watch the video to know more on her personal journey.
(Produced and edited by Nang Tanvi)