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Career Background
LIFE HAS BEEN, TO MOODABIDRE VEERAPPA MOILY, A STORY OF CONSTANT STRUGGLE AGAINST ODDS, STOIC PERSEVERANCE, AND HARD- EARNED SUCCESS.
Dr. M. Veerappa Moily completed his Primary and High School education at Moodabidri. In 1962, he graduated from the Govt. College, Mangalore with his Bachelor's Degree from Mysore University and a Degree in Law from Bangalore University.

He began his career in Fisheries Department and later worked in LIC. He began his legal practice independently in Karkala (a temple town in Coastal Karnataka) in 1969. He established an association called KisanSabha, through which he organized and educated landless tenants about their rights under the Land Reforms Act and fought for their land-ownership. His work for the exploited tenants earned him the epithet "Friend of the tenants".

This paved the way for Dr. M. Veerappa Moily's first election to the Karnataka Legislative assembly from Karkala in 1972 and thus began his journey into Indian politics.

Furthermore, Dr. Moily holds an honorary doctorate awarded by Mangalore University, on Feb 16, 2009; and also by the Russian Academy.
Personal Life
Dr. Veerappa Moily was born in Marpadi Village, Moodbidri, Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka. Find out more...
Vision & Mission
The vision is for a better nation. Spearheading in realms of economy, environment, technology and development. Find out more...
Political Career
Dr. Moily was elected to the Karnataka Legislative assembly from Karkala in 1972. He acted as the Chief Minister of Karnataka during 1992-1994 and became a Member of the Parliament in 2009. Find out more...