P. T. Thomas Biography and Political Career

P T Thomas Biography

P. T. Thomas was an Indian politician who served as a member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly passed away Wednesday at the Vellore Medical College, where he had been undergoing treatment for cancer for the last few weeks.

  Bio
Name P. T. Thomas
Birthdate  12 December 1950
Died 22 December 2021
Place of Birth Idukki
Nationality Indian
Marital Status  Married
Spouse/Partner Uma Thomas
Children 2 Son
Parents P. T. Thomas and Annamma Thomas
Profession Member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly
Last Update December 2021

P. T. Thomas was an Indian politician who served as a member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly, represented Thrikkakkara assembly constituency from 2016 until his death in 2021.He passed away Wednesday at the Vellore Medical College, where he had been undergoing treatment for cancer for the last few weeks. He was 71.

Thomas was the son of P. T. Thomas and Annamma Thomas was born on 15 October 1950.P. T. Thomas was happily married with wife is Uma Thomas and the couple have two Son Together.

P T Thomas Family
P T Thomas Family

P. T. Thomas Net Worth

P. T. Thomas was an Indian politician who served as a member of the Kerala Legislative Assembly has an estimated Net Worth around $500K – $1 Million in 2021 source by Haq Express.com.

Political Career and Achievements

Working president of the Congress in Kerala and an MLA from Thrikkakara constituency in Ernakulam district, P T Thomas passed away Wednesday at the Vellore Medical College, where he had been undergoing treatment for cancer for the last few weeks. He was 71.

Thomas was a vibrant, outspoken leader of the Congress, who was known for his fiery speeches against Opposition parties like the CPI(M). His speeches in the Kerala Assembly, where he regularly assailed the current Pinarayi Vijayan-led government and brought forward corruption allegations against officials and ministers, were keenly-watched.

He was elected in 1991 and 2001 from Thodupuzha constituency in Idukki district on a Congress ticket. He served as a Member of Parliament, representing Idukki constituency, from 2009 to 2014. In 2016, he shifted base to the urban, diverse seat of Thrikkakara in Ernakulam district where he won two successive Assembly elections in 2016 and 2021.

Thomas stood out for his views on protecting the environment, and regularly campaigned against projects that had the potential to harm green spaces. When high ranges of Idukki witnessed massive protests against the implementation of the reports of the Gadgil and Kasturirangan committees, Thomas had shown the courage to stand up for nature.

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