COLLET, Charles. 18?? — 1???. British Civil Servant in India. Sub-Collector in Malabar (1855), when his superior, H. V. Conolly, was murdered. Moved later to Madras and wrote the Reader there. One Ch. Collet wrote later some law books.
Publications: The Malayalam Reader: A selection of original papers. 4+300 p. Cottayam 1856.
Sources: Scanty notes in Internet, e.g. Maddy, “The Murder of Collector Conolly”, 2010 in https://historicalleys.blogspot.com/2010/09/murder-of-collector-connolly.html.