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Jose Thettayil
Jose Thettayil.jpg
Minister for Transport
Assumed office
Preceded by Mathew T. Thomas
Constituency Angamaly,
Personal details
Born (1950-08-17) 17 August 1950 (age 64)
Angamaly, Ernakulam, Travancore Cochin, India
Nationality Indian
Political party Janata Dal (Secular)
Spouse(s) Daisy
Children Adarsh, Jose
Website http://josethettayil.in

Jose Thettayil (born 17 August 1950) is an Indian politician, trade unionist, advocate, and a member of Janata Dal (Secular). He was the ex- minister for Transport in the Government of Kerala.[1] He represents the Angamaly constituency in Ernakulam district in the Kerala Legislative Assembly.[2]


Jose was born in Angamaly on 17 August 1950 as the son of Thomas Thettayil and Philomina. He received his B.Sc. degree in Zoology from Sree Sankara College, Kalady and Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from Government Law College, Ernakulam. He entered Politics through Kerala Students Union (KSU), the student wing of the Indian National Congress. He was convener of the Youth Congress, Ankamaly Constituency in 1973. Jose was expelled from Indian National Congress in 1975[citation needed], during the Emergency period. Jose joined the erstwhile Janata Party in 1977 and became a State Committee Member and National Council Member in 1980 and Janata Party Vice-President of Ernakulam district in 1981.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Jose is married to Daisy.The couple is having two sons Jose & Adarsh.


In June 2013, Jose and his son Adarsh were alleged by a lady resident of his constituency for having sexually abused her over the course of a year.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Council of Ministers - Kerala". Kerala Legislative Assembly. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Members of Legislative Assempbly". Government of Kerala. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Jose Thettayil". Government of Kerala. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  4. ^ "Woman alleges sexual abuse by Jose Thettayil, son". 

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The Hindu

The Hindu
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:11:15 -0700

... : A host of revenue officials including district collector M.G. Rajamanickam and Additional District Magistrate B. Ramachandran defied the siege laid to the collectorate by the LDF district committee on Wednesday. They entered the collectorate ...
Times of India
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:45:00 -0800

KOCHI: Jose Thettayil MLA's son has withdrawn the petition filed before the Kerala High Court seeking to quash the criminal case against him alleging sexual abuse. The court has allowed the plea for withdrawing the petition filed by Thettayil's elder ...

The New Indian Express

Deccan Chronicle
Fri, 03 Jan 2014 01:12:01 -0800

Kottayam: The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the appeal filed by the state government against Jose Thettayil MLA challenging the Kerala High Court order in the controversial sex tape case. The High Court had dismissed a petition alleging sexual ...

The New Indian Express

The Hindu
Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:12:39 -0700

The sex scam involving Angamaly MLA Jose Thettayil took a new turn after the woman complainant told the media that crucial evidence in the case including her laptop containing video footage of her and Mr. Thettayil and the web camera using which it was ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Sun, 23 Jun 2013 11:14:14 -0700

A woman from Angamaly has alleged that Jose Thettayil, MLA, and his son Adarsh Thettayil had sexually abused her over the course of a year. The woman, a resident of Manjapra, filed a complaint before the Superintendent of Police, Aluva Rural, on Sunday ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:14:35 -0700

Former minister Jose Thettayil's wife came out in support of her husband, who is staying away from public glare since the case of sexual abuse was registered against him. Addressing the media at their residence, Daisy Jose, Mr. Thettayil's wife, termed ...

The Hindu

Zee News
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 03:52:30 -0700

Kochi: Former Kerala Minister and JD-S MLA, Jose Thettayil, embroiled in a sexual harassment case, on Thursday filed a petition in the High Court seeking to quash the case against him. The petition would come up for hearing on Friday. Police at nearby ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:37:30 -0700

Even as the Kerala High Court on Tuesday extended by two days the stay on the further proceedings initiated against former Minister Jose Thettayil in the sexual exploitation case, the State government told the court that Mr. Thettayil's contention that ...

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