Bio-Data
Prof. K.V. Thomas
[ Indian National Congress-Kerala ]

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Father's Name : Shri K.D. Varkey
Mother's Name : Smt. Rosa
Date of Birth : 1946-05-10
Place of Birth : Kumbalanghi in Distt. Ernakulam ( Kerala )
Marital Status : Married
Spouse's Name : Smt. Sherly Thomas
Children : No.of Sons:2 No.of Daughters:1
Educational Qualifications : M.Sc.(Chemistry) Educated at Scared Heart College, Cochin, Kerala
Profession : Professor, Trade Unionist
Permanent Address : Kochupally Road, Prof. K.V. Thomas Road,Cochin-682005 Kerala ,Tels. (0484) 2232530 0944778331, 9847077150 (M)
Present Address : 17, B. R. Mehta Lane,New Delhi - 110011,Tels. (011) 23070637 (A), 23070642 (F.C.A. and PD)(O) 23070884, 23070885 (R) 9013180212 (M) Fax. (011) 23386098 (O), 23070846 (R)
Email Address : kvthomas@asia.com
Freedom Fighter : No
Positions Held :  
Elected to 8th Lok Sabha( 1984)Member, Committee on Official LanguageMember, Library CommitteeMember, Committee on Subordinate LegislationRe-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 1989)Member, Joint Committee on Salaries and Allowances of Members of Parliament( 19 Jan 1990 - 7 Aug. 1990)Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Civil Aviation( 1990)Re-elected to 10th Lok Sabha (3rd term)( 1991)Member, Kerala Legislative Assembly( 2001-2009)Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (4th term)( 2009)Union Minister of State, Agriculture Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution
Books Published :  
Not Available
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests : 
Actively participated in labour movement, literacy activities.
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation : 
Fishing,music and reading
Countries Visited :  
England,France,Germany,Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Nepal,Oman,Philippines, Portugal, Rome, Singapore, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Taiwan, U. A. E., Saudi Arabia, Yugoslavia,
Other Information :  
Office bearers in the INTUC trade union in (i)Travancore, Titanium ltd, Trivandrum (ii) Tact, Udyogamandal (iii) HMI, Kuchi (iv) Kochi Shipyard (v) Kuchi Port Trust (vi) H.I.L. (vii) I.R.E (viii) All Kerala Retail Ratan Dealers Associations and (ix) Home Stay Association, Kerala