Retired FISHERY BIOLOGIST from Kerala Govt.(Public Sector) Service. Currently engaged in PAIN & PALLIATIVE CARE SERVICES. Joint Secretary to Kunnamkulam Pain & Palliative Care Unit, functioning at Govt. Hospital,Kunnamkulam,THRISSUR 680513. Postgraduate(M.Sc.) in Marine Biology & carried out some research work on Crustacean Endocrinology & Nuero secretions. Teaching careers in Africa: 1977 to 1987 under Ministry of Education,Govt. of Ethiopia. & 1990 to April 1994 under Native Independent Homelands, Republic of S.Africa.