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Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan

Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan

Biography

Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan is one of the strongest personalities of the Congress in Kerala. Thiruvanchoor, who was the Home Minister in the Oommen Chandy cabinet, entered the public arena through the activities of the Balajanasakhyam.
In 1965, he was the state president of the Akhila Kerala Balajanasakhyam. He later became an active member of KSU during his college days and was the Union Chairman and General Secretary (1965) of Baselios College, Kottayam.
He was the Kottayam District President of KSU, the State General Secretary.Later served as the General Secretary of the Kerala University Union and the Chairman of the Kerala University Union during his studies at the Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram.
Thiruvanchoor was the KSU State President from 1974-77 and was a lawyer at Kottayam Bar from 1976. In the meantime, he was actively involved in politics.
He was also the State President of KSU from 1974 to 1977. He has also been the State General Secretary of the Youth Congress and the State President of the Youth Congress. He also served as the General Secretary of the KPCC from 1984 to 2001.

Thiruvanchoor first contested for the Assembly in 1991. He contested from Adoor Assembly constituency in 1996, 2001 and 2006 respectively and won. In 2011, he contested from Kottayam and defeated VN Vasavan.

In 2004, Thiruvanchoor was the minister of Water Resources, Forests, Health and Parliamentary Affairs in the first Oommen Chandy cabinet.

He contested from Kottayam constituency in 2011 and won.He was then the Minister of Revenue in the second cabinet. In 2012, he was the Home Minister of second Oommen Chandy cabinet.

Personal Life

Full Name Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan
Date of Birth 26 Dec 1949 (Age 73)
Place of Birth Thiruvanchoor
Party name Indian National Congress
Education B.A. LL.B
Profession Lawyer, Politician
Father's Name K. P. Parameswaran Pillai
Mother's Name M. G. Gourikutty
Spouse's Name Lalithambika Radhakrishnan
Spouse's Profession Home Maker
Children 2 Son(s) 1 Daughter(s)

Contact

Permanent address Manasa, Kodimatha, Kottayam Residential Address Asoka, Cliff House Compound, Nanthencode, Thiruvananthapuram-695003
Present address Manasa, Kodimatha, Kottayam Residential Address Asoka, Cliff House Compound, Nanthencode, Thiruvananthapuram-695003
Contact number not available
Email thiruvanchoorradhakrishnan@niyamasabha.org

Interesting Facts about Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan

He completed a Bachelor of Law (LL.B) degree from Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram and worked as an advocate in Kottayam bar.

Political Timeline of Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan

  • 20012
    He was the Home Minister of second Oommen Chandy cabinet.
  • 2011
    He again won MLA election from Kottayam constituencyand to became the Minister of Revenue in the second Oommen Chandy cabinet.
  • 2004
    Thiruvanchoor becamethe minister of Water Resources, Forests, Health and Parliamentary Affairs in the first Oommen Chandy cabinet.
  • 1991
    Thiruvanchoor first contested for the Assembly election from adoor
  • 1984
    General Secretary of the KPCC
  • 1974
    Became KSU State President

Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan Early Life

  • 1967
    Chairman, Baselias College union and General Secretary
  • 1965
    President, All Kerala Balajanasakhyam
Net Worth1.56 CRORE
ASSETS1.59 CRORE
Liabilities3.08 LAKHS

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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