Kerala ministers declare assets
Congress-led UDF ministry member made public their assets with CM Oommen Chandy declaring that he owns 13.25 cents of land.
Thiruvananthapuram: In the first such
initiative in Kerala, the Congress-led UDF ministry members
on Saturday made public their assets with Chief Minister Oommen
Chandy declaring that he owns 13.25 cents of land and his wife
and son had over Rs 20 lakh in bank deposits.
Chandy owns land in Poojappura in the state capital while
his wife Mariamma Oommen and son Chandy Oommen had deposits of
over Rs 20 lakh in different banks, according details of
assets posted on the official website.
Besides 38 gms of gold jewellery, Mariamma also owns a
compact sedan car.
The value of the land and other property was not
Industries Minister and IUML leader PK Kunhalikutty has
more than 14 acres of land in various parts of Malappuram
district and commercial buildings. Some of the properties are
registered in his wife`s name.
Finance and Law Minister KM Mani owns more than seven
acre of land in Meenachal area of Kottayam district and cash
deposits worth Rs four lakh in various banks. He also owns a
Mitsubishi Lancer, Toyota Innova and has 250 gms of gold
The lone woman and tribal member of the cabinet PK
Jayalakshmi has a house and 25 sovereigns of gold in her
possession, besides Rs two lakh recurring deposit. She said
her father owned 13 acre in the tribal belt of Wayanad
Kerala Congress-B leader and Forest Minister KB Ganesh
Kumar has about 80 acre of land in Thiruvananthapuram and
Kollam districts. He also owns a flat in Chennai.