Karunakaran Foundation

KPCC is setting up a foundation called ‘karunakaran Foundation’ in memory of the senior congress leader, K.Karunakaran. The KPCC President is the chairman of the Foundation.

A statue of K.Karunakaran will be erected in the land allotted by the Government of Kerala, next to assembly building in Thiruvanthapuram to commemorate the leader and a stamp will also be released in his memory. The KPCC is also planning to build an auditorium and a library in Thiruvanthapuram in memory of the leader. Karunakaran memorial speech will be organized every year and a cash award of 1 lakh will be instituted for the best people’s representative in the country in2011. Shri.P.Chidambaram, Union minister is the second recipient of this award in 2012. A museum, Showcasing the contributions and activities of the leader, Will be built at his resting place in Thrissur.

Prime Minister Presenting Karunakan Foundation's 'First Best Administrator Award' to Shri. Pranab Kumar Mukharjee in 2011.