Shri. Vellapally Nadesan is the General Secretary of the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Yogam, the social organisation of millions of Ezhavas in Kerala. He hails from kanichukulngara, Alappuzha district of Kerala. He is one of the notable Liquor barons in Kerala as well.
Vellapally Natesan Born as one of the 13 children of Late Vellappally Kesavan Muthalaly, of rich vellapally family who were land-lords of the locality. The family were owning a school and a devi temple at kanichukulngara. Now Vellapally Natesan is General Secretary of the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Yogam and SN Trust. He popularly known as "Vellapally" and played the recent major role in bringing up the Ezhava community as a politically strong group in Kerala.