Com.M.Krishnan (66), former Secretary General, NFPE and Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers has passed away.He was admitted in the PRS Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram on 22-02-2021, having tested positive for Covid-19 . His condition became critical on 28-02-2021 and was shifted to the Medical College hospital very late in the night; could not be saved. He breathed his last at early morning on 01-03-2021.Com. M.Krishnan was a great leader, orator and held several positions in the trade union movement. He belonged to Kasaragode in Kerala and started his union activities as Divisional Secretary, P 3 union of NFPTE and became the Convener, Local Co-Ordination Committee of P& T Unions. He rose to lime light very soon with his capabilities in leading the organisation in many struggles and oratory skills.Then he was elected as Circle Secretary of P3 and Convenor, Kerala Circle Co ordination Committee. Finally elevated to the post of General Secretary, P3 and Secretary General NFPE. He also took up the responsibility of Secretary General of Confederation and led several struggles during this period. His contributions to the Pensioners movement are also noteworthy.The unexpected and shocking passing away of Com.M.Krishnan is a great loss to the entire Trade Union and progressive movement in the country. AIBDPA dips it’s banner in respect of the departed beloved leader, Com.Krishnan and conveys heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and Comrades.
Red Salute Comrade M.Krishnan.!