The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Munuswamy Iyer, Canvanua Venkatrama
Munuswamy Iyer, Canvanua Venkatrama, Rao Bahadur. (1913), Reporter, ‘Madras Mail’, Madras; s. of late Mr. C. Venkatrama Iyer; b. 1868; educ: Church of Scotland Mission College (now amalgamated with the Madras Christian College), Madras; joined Government service as Shorthand Writer in the office of the Private Secretary to H.E. The Governor of Madras, 1890; resigned and joined the staff of the ‘Madras Mail’ as junior Reporter, November 1892; has been Reporter to the Indian National Congress for many years; received a certificate of honor on the occasion of the Coronation Durbar, 1912; presented with an address of congratulation by the Members of the ‘Madras Mail’ on the occasion of his having been made Rao Bahadur, 1913. Address: Mambalam Saidapet, near Madras, India.