Thomas Chazhikadan

Thomas Chazhikadan (born 25 September 1952) is an Indian politician and the current elected Member of Parliament from Kottayam Lok Sabha constituency and a former MLA of Kerala for Ettumanoor constituency from 1991 to 2011.[1] He successfully contested as UDF candidate from Kottayam for Lok Sabha election in 2019. He is a member of the Kerala Congress (M).[2]

Thomas Chazhikadan
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Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
23 May 2019 (2019-05-23)
Preceded byJose K. Mani
ConstituencyKottayam
Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly
In office
1991 (1991) – 2011 (2011)
Succeeded byK. Suresh Kurup
ConstituencyEttumanoor
Personal details
Born (1952-09-25) 25 September 1952 (age 68)
Ettumanoor, State of Travancore–Cochin (present day Kottayam, Kerala), India
NationalityIndian
Political partyKerala Congress (M)
Alma materInstitute of Chartered Accountants of India

He was the elder brother of politician Babu Chazhikadan, who was the original candidate from Ettumanoor, but killed by a lightning strike during the election campaign of 1991.

He done his articleship training from RGN Price & Co. Chartered Accountants.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ M.K, Nidheesh (12 March 2019). "Kerala: Congress ally KC(M) at the verge of implosion". Mint. Retrieved 13 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Kerala". The Journal of Parliamentary Information. Lok Sabha Secretariat. 38: 59. 1992. ISSN 0447-9408.

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