Kerala State Ministers



KC Joseph

Minister for Rural Development, Planning, Culture and NORKA

Portfolios: Rural Development, Planning and Economic Affairs, Dairy Development, Milk Co-operatives, Cultural Affairs, Information and Public Relations, Non-Resident Keralites Affairs.

Son of Shri. K. M. Chacko and Smt. Thressiamma Chacko, Shri. K. C. Joseph was born on 6th June, 1946 in Kottayam district.

Entering politics through KSU, he served as president of Kerala Pradesh Youth Congress, Member of Kerala University Syndicate and Convenor of standing committee of Syndicate on Finance. He also served as Member of AICC, secretary of Congress Legislative Party etc. He was the secretary of the Congress Legislative party in the previous assembly.

He is elected from Irikkur Constituency to the Kerala Legislative Assembly representing Indian National Congress.He is becoming Minister for the first time. Previously elected to KLA in 1982, 1987, 1991, 1996, 2001 and 2006.

Languages known: Malayalam, English and Hindi
Wife : Smt. Sarah Joseph
Children: Adv. Sheru Paul and Adv. Paul Jacob (son-in-law)
Ashok Joseph and Renju Joseph
Grandson: Raul Paul Joseph
Travel Abroad: Yugoslavia, Italy, Germany, Russia, UK, USA, Qatar, Kuwait, Dubai, Bahrain, Japan, Saudi Arabia and China.

Address & Phone Numbers
Room No: 358 B,
1st Floor, Main Block,
Secretariat, Statue,
Phone : 0471-2332021, 2333176
Mob : 9495466600,
Fax: 0471- 2320600

Kawdiyar House,
Phone : 0471-2316035,
0471- 2316045
Vadavathoor P. O.
Kottayam-686 638
Phone: 0481- 2570349

Congress Office
Indira Bhavan
Sreekantapuram P. O.
Kannur- 670 631
Phone: 0460- 2230255