M. I. Shanavas

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M.I. Shanavas
Born(1951-09-22)22 September 1951
Died21 November 2018(2018-11-21) (aged 67)
Political partyIndian National Congress
Spouse(s)Jubairiyat Begum

M. I. Shanavas (22 September 1951 – 21 November 2018) was an Indian politician. He was the working president of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee and a Member of Parliament of the 16th Lok Sabha of India.


M. I. Shanavas represented the Wayanad constituency[1] and was a member of the Indian National Congress. He was a member of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee since 1983.[1] He won the 2009 Lok Sabha election from Wayanad.[1]

He entered politics through the Kerala Students Union, worked in the Youth Congress and Seva Dal.[citation needed] He was one of three leaders who rebelled against senior Congress leader K. Karunakaran and formed a third group.[citation needed]


Shanavas died on 21 November 2018 in Chennai, following complications from a liver transplant.[2]


  1. ^ a b c "Fifteenth Lok Sabha Members Bioprofile". Lok Sabha. Retrieved 5 July 2011.
  2. ^ "കെപിസിസി വർക്കിങ് പ്രസിഡന്റ് എം.ഐ.ഷാനവാസ് എംപി അന്തരിച്ചു".

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