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Thomas Chandy Biography, Age, Death, Height, Weight, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 29, 2022

Short Biography

Thomas Chandy was born on 29-08-1947 in Alappuzha in the state of Kerala, India. He was an Indian Legislator, Politician & Businessperson.

Thomas Chandy Complete Bio & Career

Thomas Chandy completed diploma from Institute of Engineering Technology in Chennai in Telecommunication Engineering. He made his foray into politics while he was still studying in college. He became a student leader at the Kerala State University. He also became the Youth Congress President. 
 
After completion of his college studies, he joined the business and after 20 years of staying away from politics, he again joined politics. He contested as a DIC(K) candidate in 2006 Kerala Assembly Elections.  He regained his seat in 2011 state elections as well.This time, he contested on LDF ticket. In both the occasions, he defeated Dr. KC Joseph KEC. In 2016 to he defended his constituency by defeating Jacob Abraham with a margin of over 50000 votes.
 
Among his business interests, he had his interests in the fields of hospitality and education. He owns a school in the capital city of Saudi Arabi, Riyadh. He was chairman of Indian Public School, Indian Central School and United Indian School in Kuwait. With his net worth of over 92crores INR, he was the richest MLA of Kerala legislative assembly. 
 
In addition from being a noted politician and a businessman, he was a highly committed social worker both in Kerala and Kuwait. He was the chairman of the charitable trust named Daveedputhra Charitable Society. Through this trust, he was building houses for more than 5000 families and also providing them with healthcare, sanitation facilities and also the educational assistance among other services.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

DEATHDAY 20 December,2019 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Kadavanthra, Ernakulam, Kerala
DEATH COUNTRY India

Thomas Chandy Family, Relatives and Other Relations

 He was born to V. C. Thomas and Aleyamma Thomas. He is married to Mercy Chandy and the couple has a son and two daughters.  

Life's Important Dates Of Thomas Chandy

Thomas Chandy Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Thomas Chandy was 72 years 3 months & 22 days old age.