Oommen Chandy is a senior leader of the Indian National Congress, and the former Chief Minister of Kerala. He has been the Leader of Opposition in the Kerala assembly. Oommen Chandy was born in Kumarakom in Kerala's Kottayam district. He completed his schooling from St George high School in Puthuppally, after which he attended CMS College in Kottayam and St Berchmans College in Changanassery. He also earned an LLB degree from Government Law College, Ernakulam. He had started his political life with the Kerala Students Union, before making his way to the top as a CM. Before being elected as CM, he held important portfolios in the state like Finance, Home and Labor.
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