Com Ajay was the son of Sri Syam Prasad and Smt Indira Thankachi of Kollam district Kerala. Com Ajay became a symbol of courage to the young comrades in Karunagapalli. He was the joint secretary of Karunagappalli Area Committee and a delegate in SFI State Conference. He had been in the forefront of the campaign against communal forces and had been instrumental in attracting many students and friends to rally round Left progressive students Union. While working as a Joint secretary of Karunagappalli area committee he had rescued many students from the ABVP /RSS criminals. His activities enraged the RSS goondas. The Fundamentalist and fascist forces found him a threat to their criminal activities and com. Ajay Prasad was beaten to death on 20th July, 2007.