Born at Kodungallur ( Kerala) in 1935. Graduated from Madras University, Post Graduation in Zoology from Bihar University. Rank holder. Joined Netarhat Vidyalaya as a teacher in 1960 and retired as Principal in 1995. As topper in the Summer Institute of Biology in 1968, awarded Fullbright Scholarship (USA) and was associated with Texas University (Houston) and De Paul University (Chicago). Selected for Summer Science Research Project at Oklahoma University (Oklahoma). Attended many summer institutes in India as resource person. Associated with SCERT and NCERT as subject expert in Biology. Textbook reviewer.

  1. Commissioned as NCC Officer at INS Venduruthy (Cochin) in 1962 and served as officer of Naval Wing for 19 years at Netarhat Residential School and retired as Chief Officer
  2. Received "President Award" for the best teacher in 1993.
  3. Honoured by Bihar Pradesh Congress as the best teacher in 1996.
  4. Honoured by Nehru Yuva Kendra , Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India as Public Recognition of valuable services to the community as a teacher of outstanding merit on the eve of Teacher's day, 2005
  5. Joined Vidya Vihar Residential School, Purnea as the founder Principal. Presently guiding Vidya Vihar as Director.

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