S.M. Deshpande, B.E. (Hons.) (F.I.V.), is a civil engineer by training and profession. He is currently practising in Mumbai as an engineer and valuer.
Pinarayi Vijayan (born 1945) is the Chief Minister of Kerala. He served as Minister of Electric Power and Co-operation from 1996 to 1998. He joined the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in 1964. H