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Menon, Vapal Pangunnilocked

  • W. H. J. Christie
  • , revised by S. R. Ashton


Menon, Vapal Pangunni (1894–1966), public servant and author, son of C. Sankunni Menon and his wife, Vapal Kunhikutty Amma, was born on 30 September 1894 in Ottapalam, a town in the Malabar district of the Madras presidency. The circumstances of his family were modest, but this was no handicap to his intellectual development or his enterprise. He decided, after matriculating from ...

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