M. G. G. Pillai

Journalist, Deceased Person

1939 – 2006

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Who was M. G. G. Pillai?

MGG Pillai was a Malaysian journalist and political activist. He was one of the country's pioneers in Internet-based journalism and activism. His parents were immigrants from Kerala, India. His great maternal uncle, Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai was a celebrated Malayalam novelist. True to the matrilineal tradition of the Nair caste, he had a reverential relationship with Thakazhi. Thakazhi in turn was proud of his nephew's journalistic pursuits. MGG Pillai was married to P.C. Jayasree. They have two sons, Sreekant Pillai and Sreejit Pillai.

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Born
1939
Malaysia
Religion
  • Hinduism
Profession
Died
Apr 28, 2006

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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