Prof. Kuruppassery Varkey Thomas

Prof. Kuruppassery Varkey Thomas

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Prof. Kuruppassery Varkey Thomas is 74 years old Loksabha MP, elected from of state as a member of Party. Prof. Kuruppassery Varkey Thomas was born to Late Shri Kuruppassery Devassey Varkey & Late Smt. Rosa Varkey and is married to Smt. Sherly Thomas. He/She has 2 son(s) 1 daughter(s)

Background information of Prof. Kuruppassery Varkey Thomas:

A college professor, Thomas made his mark in politics as a trade union leader.

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Chairman, Indira Gandhi Co-operative Hospital, Kochi, 1994-96
President, 7th Ward Committee, Kumbalanghi, 1970 - 75
Organising Secretary, INTUC, Kerala, 1978 - 84
General Secretary, INTUC, Kerala, 1984 - 93
Director, (i) Cochin International Airport
(ii) Marine Products Export Development Authority
Member of Court, Jawaharlal Nehru University & Pondicherry University, 1987-2001
Office Bearer, INTUC trade unions in (i)Travancore, Titanium Ltd., Trivandrum, (ii)FACT, Udyogamandal
(iii) HMT, Kochi
(iv) Cochin Shipyard
(v) Cochin Port Trust
(vi) H.I.L., Kochi
(vii) I.R.E, Kollam
(viii) All Kerala Retail Ration Dealers Associations
and (ix) Kerala Home Stay and Tourism Society (x) Indira Gandhi Co-operative Hospital, Kochi
(xi) Cochin International Airport Society
(xii) Marine Products Export Development Authority, Kochi
(xiii) Director, Jai Hind TV and 33 years of teaching experience at Sacred Heart College, Kochi in the Department of Chemistry
Professor for 20 years and retired as Head of the Department of Chemistry Awarded Best Tourism Minister by Pacific Asia Travel Writer`s Association (PATWA), 2003 and recognised as Ambassador for Peace by the Universal Peace Federation Inter Religious and International Federation for World Peace, 2005
Party Name
Assets ( In Rupees)More than 1 Crore(s)
Permanent AddressProf. K.V. Thomas Road, Thoppumpady, Kochi - 682 005,Kerala
Delhi Address(i) 17, B. R. Mehta Lane,New Delhi - 110 001
Email address
1970 to till dateMember, Indian National Congress (I.N.C)
1977 to till dateMember, Kerala Pradesh Congress (I) Committee
1978 - 1987General Secretary, Ernakulam District Congress (I) Committee
1984Elected to 8th Lok Sabha;Observer, A.I.C.C., Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Lakshadweep
; Member, Committee on Official Language;Member, Library Committee;Member, Cabinet Committee on Prices;Member, Group of Ministers on Agreement on Trade in Goods under the Comprehensive Economic co-operation Agreement (CECA);Member, Group of Ministers (GOM) regarding review of the Fertilizer Policy;Member, Group of Ministers to consider issues relating to World Trade Organisation;Member, Core Group of Central Ministers and State Chief Ministers regarding prices of Essential Commodities;Member, Empowered Group of Ministers to review the situation and take quick and timely decisions on policy issues as well as on other issues for effective management of drought and related issues;Member, Empowered Group of Ministers to consider issues concerning procurement Management of food grain stocks, revision of Central issue prices of food grains and the proposed law on Food Security
1984 - 1989Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
1984 -1996Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Tourism, Defence and Official Language
1984 to till dateMember, A.I.C.C.
1987 - 2001President, Ernakulam District Congress (I) Committee
1989Re-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
19 Jan 1990 - 7 Aug. 1990Member, Joint Committee on Salaries & Allowances of Members of Parliament
1990Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil Aviation
1991Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1992-1997Treasurer, Kerala Pradesh Congress (I) Committee
2001-06 & May 2006-2009Member, Kerala Legislative Assembly (two terms)
2001-2004Minister for Tourism, Fisheries and Excise, Govt. Of Kerala
2009Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)
27th May 2009 - 18th Jan 2011Union Minister of State, Agriculture, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
19 Jan 2011 onwardsUnion Minister of State, (Independent Charge) Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution ;Member, Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
All in Malayalam (i) Ente Kumbalangi
(ii) Ente Kumbalangiku Shesham
(iii) Kumbalangi Touch
(iv) Kumbalangi Flash
(v) Kumbalangi Varnamkal
(vi) Ammayum Makanum
(vii) Sonia Priyankari
(viii) Ente Leader
(ix) Order, Order, Order
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