Bio-Data
Shri P.C. Chacko
[ Indian National Congress-Kerala ]

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Father's Name : Late Shri John Chacko
Mother's Name : Smt. Leyamma
Date of Birth : 1946-09-29
Place of Birth : Vill. Kanjirappally, Distt. Kottayam ( Kerala )
Marital Status : Married
Spouse's Name : Smt. Leela Chacko
Children : No.of Sons:2 No.of Daughters:0
Educational Qualifications : B.Sc. (Geology), M.A. (Public Admn.) Educated at Mar Ivanios College and University College, Trivandrum, Madural Kamaraj University
Profession : Social Worker
Permanent Address : Sarohito, Valavi Road,Ernakulam,Cochin-682018 ( Kerala ),Tels. (0484) 2395330, 09388600096 (M), Fax (0484)2394956
Present Address : 18, Windsor Place,New Delhi,Tels. (011) 30411411, 9013180401 (M)
Email Address : Not Available
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
President, Pradesh Youth Congress Committee, Kerala ( 1970-73)General-Secretary, Indian Youth Congress( 1973-75 )General-Secretary, Pradesh Congress Committee (Indira)[P.C.C.(I)], Kerala ( 1975-79 )Member, Kerala Legislative Assembly( 1980-82)Minister for Industries, Kerala President, P.C.C. (S), Kerala ( 1982-86)Elected to 10th Lok Sabha( 1991)Member, Standing Committee on Finance, Lok Sabha( 1995-96)Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 1996)Member, Committee on Transport and Tourism( 1996-97)Member, Pannel of Chairman( 1996-98)Member, Estimates CommitteeMember, Standing Committee on Power, Lok SabhaRe-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (3rd term)( 1998)Member, Executive Committee, Congress Parliamentary Party (C.P.P.)Member, Committee on Transport and Tourism( 1998-99)Member, Panel of ChairmenMember, Consultative Committee, Ministry of CommerceRe-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)( 2009)Member, Panel of Chairmen, Lok Sabha( June 2009)Member, Committee on Energy( 31 August 2009)Chairman, Committee of Privileges( 23 Sept. 2009)
Books Published :  
Not Available
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Arts Club Secy. of University College TVM associated with many social and art and cultural activities.
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Organiser of many state level soports meets in 1996 and state school(CBSE)games in Chalakudy, Thrlssur
Countries Visited :  
Afghanistan, Trinidad and Tobago as leader of Indian Parliamentary deligation-CPC, U.K., U.S.A. and former U.S.S.R. as leader of IYC delegation Leader (i) Indian Youth Delegation to Indo-SovietYouth Friendship Week at Alma Ata, Kazakhstan, 1973 (ii) Indian Parliamentary Delegation to U.S.A., U.K. and Member, Indian Parliamentary Delegation to CommonwelathParliamentary Conference, Trinidad and Tobago
Other Information :  
Director, Federal Bank Ltd., Alwaye Managing Director, Veekshanam Printing and Publishing Co. Ltd., Cochin Member, (i)Rubber Board and (ii)Press Council of India, 1998-99