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  • R.M.Palat (1885 - 1963)
    Ramunni Menon Palat was an Indian lawyer, landholder and politician from the Madras Presidency, belonging to the Justice Party. He had a BCL degree from the University of Oxford.[1] He was briefly the ...
  • Lt.General K.P. Candeth (1916 - 2003)
    Kunhiraman Palat Candeth (23 October 1916 – 19 May 2003) was a Lieutenant General in the Indian army when he led the operation to liberate Goa from the Portuguese occupation and served briefly as the L...
  • Parvathi Palat (deceased)

Palat is a well-known Nair tarwad ( matriarchal family) located near Palghat , Malabar District of Madras Presidency of British India. This family has produced many eminent personalities like Sir Chettur Sankaran Nair (a past President of the Indian National Congress and a member of the Viceroy’s Privy Council), R.M.Palat , and many career diplomats etc Palat family has connections through matrimony with Highness, the late Rama Varma, Maharaja of Cochin and the Chettur Family another respectable Nair family . ( Members are requested to add further information they have on this with photographs)