Shri. Korambayil Ahamed Haji, renowned legislator and a senior leader of the Muslim League, was born as the son of Shri. Muhammed Haji and Smt. Mariyumma at Manjeri on 16th July, 1930. During his student life, he participated in the activities of Muslim Students’ Federation.
Having passed S.S.L.C, he later ventured into the business field. In the meanwhile, he entered Politics by joining the I.N.C in 1950. He was the Vice-President and Working Committee Member of Malayala Pradesh Youth Congress and the Secretary of Ernad D.C.C. , besides being a member of K.P.C.C. Later however, he resigned from Congress, after the Vimochana Samaram.
In 1972, Shri. Korambayil joined the Muslim League. He had been elected to K.L.A in 1977 from Mankada Constituency and in 1980, 1982 and 1987 from Kuttipuram Constituency.
He held the Office of the Deputy Speaker in VII K.L.A. from 20 October 1986 to 25 March 1987. He had also served as a Member of Rajyasabha during 1998-2003.
Shri. Korambayil was also the Treasurer of Ernad Taluk Muslim League, and later Working Committee Member of District and State Muslim League. He was a patron of the Muslim Educational society as well as its Founder Member. He was the Founder Manager of Korambayil Mohammed Haji Memorial Hospital as well. Besides being the Director of the Malabar Central Co-operative Bank, he had served as the President of Malappuram Bus Owners Association, Vice President of Kerala Private Transport Federation and Vice President, Kerala Football Association. Shri. Korambayil was the Director of Kerala Tourism Development Corporation and the Chairman of SIDCO and State Warehousing Corporation. In 1992, he was also elected as the General Secretary of State Muslim League.
Smt. K. Zainaba is his wife and they have one son.
Shri. Korambayil Ahamed Haji expired on 12 May 2003.
The Assembly paid its homage to him on 16 June 2003.
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