Educational Society in Telangana named after US VP Kamala Harris's Mother
Shyamala Gopalan, the daughter of PV Gopalan, was a civil servant. She immigrated to the United States at the age of 19 and obtained her doctorate in nutrition and endocrinology at UC Berkeley, going onto become a leading cancer researcher and activist.
The Shyamala Educational Society, named after Indian American U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris's mother Dr. Shyamala Gopalan was inaugurated in Telangana on Dec. 30. The society, founded by N. Suresh Reddy, aims to contribute to the field of education, health, environmental sustainability, and social service.