The first time was when the film’s shooting was under way at Alappuzha guest house. She was a minister then.
She said it is your responsibility to ensure that it is done soon.
Right from 1951 onwards, K R Gouri who had been called Gouri Amma, started contesting elections first to the Travancore Assembly, later to the Travancore-Kochi Assembly and then to the Assembly.
Bureaucrats were fond of her as she was endowed with great clarity of thought, telling them what she wanted to do and then giving them enough leeway to get it done
She is undergoing treatment at the intensive care unit of the hospital and her condition is better now, a relative said.