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E T Mohammed Basheer

E T Mohammed Basheer


E. T. Mohammed Basheer was born on 1 July 1946, at Malappuram district of Kerala. He is currently a Member of India's Parliament. He was elected to Lok Sabha from the Ponnani constituency, Kerala. He is a member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment, and a member of the parliamentary consultative committee. Also he was the State Party Secretary of the Indian National Congress Party (IUML). He completed his S.S.L.C. from Chaliyam Impichi High School. Basheer married Rukkiya Basheer and the couple has three sons and one daughter. He began his political career by becoming an active member of the Muslim Students Federation (MSF). He later actively engaged in Trade Union field and became State Secretary of S.T.U., worked as President of various trade unions affiliated to Swathanthra Thozhilali Union (S.T.U).

Personal Life

Full Name E T Mohammed Basheer
Date of Birth 01 Jul 1946 (Age 73)
Place of Birth Vazhakkad, Malappuram, Kerala
Party name Indian Union Muslim League
Education 10th Pass
Profession Social Worker
Father's Name Shri E.T. Moosakkutty
Mother's Name Smt. Pathumma
Spouse's Name Smt. Rukhiya Basheer
No of Sons 3
No of Daughters 1


Permanent address "Soumyam" Mapram, P.O. Cheruvanyur, Vazhakkad, Malappuram, Kerala-673645 Tel : (0483) 2743636, 09447125278 (M)
Present address N-703, Narmada, New M.S. Flats,Dr. Bishambar Das Marg,New Delhi - 110001Telefax : (011) 2375242809013180206 (M)
Contact number 9446515278, 9447528000
Email basheeret@gmail.com

Interesting Facts

E. T. Mohammed Basheer is also a writer. He won the award for best short story writer in the competition conducted for legislators in connection with Legislature Day Celebrations.

Political Timeline

  • 6 Jan. 2018
    Member, Committee on Government Assurances.
  • 31 Aug. 2009
    Member, Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • 23 Sep. 2009
    Member, Committee on Petitions
  • 2013
    Member, Hajj Committee of India Member, Central Wakf Council.
  • 2013
    Secretary, National Committee, Indian Union Muslim League.
  • 2012
    Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development.
  • 2012
    Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs.
  • 2011
    National Secretary, Indian Union Muslim League.
  • 2009
    Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
  • 2006
    Secretary, Indian Muslim League, Kerala State Committee.
  • 2006
    Member, Political Affairs Committee of the Indian Union Muslim League.
  • 2006
    Chairman, CH Centre, Thiruvananthapuram
  • 2006
    Chairman, Global Islamic Foundation for the Blind Pulikkal, Malappuram, Kerala.
  • 2001-2004
    Chairman, Estimates Committee of Kerala Legislature.
  • 2001-2004
    Member, Governing Council Kerala Agricultural University, (representing Kerala Legislature).
  • 2001-2004
    Member, Persons with Disabilities Act; Monitoring Committee (representing Kerala Legislature).
  • 1996-2001
    Member, Public Accounts Committee of Kerala Legislature.
  • 1991-1996 & 2004-2006
    Minister, Education, Government of Kerala.
  • 1985 and 1991-2006
    E. T. Mohammed Basheer became the Member of Kerala Legislative Assembly (four terms).
  • 19 Oct. 2016
    Member, Standing Committee on Science & Technology and Environment & Forests.
  • 1 Sep. 2014 - 18 Oct. 2016
    Member, Standing Committee on Industry.
  • 1 Sep. 2014 - 18 Oct. 2016
    Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Minority Affairs.
  • Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term).

Early Life

  • 1984
    He attended the 3 months Workshop conducted by Indian Social Institute Bangalore, for trade unions leaders, attended world Malayalees Conference held in Berlin.
  • 1982
    He became the Member in Kerala Agricultural University Senate, Kerala State Orphanage Control Board and Industries Relationship Committee, presented thesis on the subject 21st Century Development Options in the NGO international Seminar held at Oslo (Norway).
  • 1964
    E. T. Mohammed Basheer was the first prize holder in Elocution competition in State Youth Festival.
Net Worth1.32 CRORE

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.


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