P. K. Jayalakshmi - the first tribal minister in Kerala government, who is 29 years old and representing Mananthavadi constituency, Wayanad District. She is an ace archer and a silver medalist in the State. She is a graduate in Communicative English from Kannur University and a diploma holder in Computer Science. She is belonging to the Kurichiya Community, one of the tribal communities in Kerala. The only woman minister in the current cabinet.