As a result massive conversion took place. Avarnas began to flock towards Christianity. Jacobite Syrian Church & CMS were the front runners.
After Vaikom & Guruvayur Satyagraha, SNDP leaders warned Maharaja Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma that they will convert to Christianity if Temple access is not allowed
The wise Raja understood the danger. Via: @UnamPillai
But the real trigger were the philosophies Narayana Guru and Ayyankali
A reason why both states have high rating in basic parameters.
Just bcse he is the leader of SNDP now, it doesn't devaluate the role that the SNDP played from 1910's to 1970's.
But there are layers. Respect those layers.