“Represent India” is a famous book written by?

“Representative Indians” is a famous book written by?

Ans: G P Pillai

G P Pillai(Govindan Parameswaran Pillai)

  •    Barrister G.P. Pillai is the only Keralite mentioned in the autobiography of Mahatma Gandhi
  • He was born in Pallichal, Thiruvananthapuram, India, in an aristocratic Nair family
  • He was born on February 26, 1864 in Thiruvananthapuram
  • One of the main leaders of  the famous ” Malayali Memorial”(1891), He edited the Malayalee Memorial
  • His slogan ” Travancore for Travancorians” ( Thiruvithamkoor Thiruvithamkoorukarkku)
  • His famous works are Representative IndiansIndian Congress menLondon and Paris :Through Indian Spectacles
  • established the “Madras Standard” – the first English language newspaper in South India.


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