V. S. Krishna Iyer

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V. S. Krishna Iyer
Member of Parliament
In office
Preceded byT. R. Shamanna
Succeeded byR. Gundu Rao
ConstituencyBangalore South
Mayor of Bangalore
In office
Personal details
Born(1922-01-07)7 January 1922
Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore
Died25 July 2011(2011-07-25) (aged 89)
Bangalore, India
Political partyJanata Party

V. S. Krishna Iyer (7 January 1922 – 25 July 2011) was an Indian politician and independence movement activist from the state of Karnataka. He had served as a Member of Parliament of 8th Lok Sabha for Bangalore South from 1984 to 1989.


Krishna also served as mayor of Bangalore and Minister in the state cabinet before being elected to Lok Sabha, the lower house of Indian Parliament from Bangalore South constituency in the 1984 Lok Sabha elections. He also served as the Deputy Chairman of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly. V.S. Krishna Iyer had occupied various posts like Mayor of Bangalore City (1962–63), MLC, Dy.Chairman M.P. of Bangalore City.


Krishna Iyer died on 25 July 2011 after a prolonged illness.[1]


  1. "V S Krishna Iyer passes way at 90". The Times of India. 26 July 2011. Archived from the original on 3 January 2013.