Dr B Ekbal
Dr. B. Ekbal is a public health activist, a neurosurgeon, and an academic. He held many important positions, such as Professor of Neurosurgery, Vice Chancellor of the University of Kerala, member of the Kerala State Planning Board, Chairperson of the Kerala State Pollution Control Board, and President of the Kerala Sastra Sahithya Parishad. Ekbal is associated with many progressive social movements and activities in Kerala. He also writes extensively on related topics like. Health, Science, Literature and Information Technology in both Malayalam and English journals and have published around 30 books.