Thuvacode Siddique

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Thuvacode Siddique
kozhikode District Congress Committee
In office
2016 incumbent
Personal details
Born(1974-06-01)1 June 1974
Alma mater University of Calicut
Occupation Politician

Thuvacode Siddique (born 1 June 1974) is an Indian politician. He was the General Secretary of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee, who resigned on 24 May 2015 from the post, [1] He is the Chief Editor of the monthly magazine Progressive India.

Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee

Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee is the state unit of the Indian National Congress — one of the world's largest political organizations — working in the state of Kerala. Its head office is situated at Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram). It first met in 1921 at Ottapalam, the banks of the River Bharathappuzha. Mullappally Ramachandran is the current president of k.p.c.c. Ramesh Chennithala is the current parliamentary party leader.

Political career

In 2002, he was elected as Secretary of Indian Youth Congress of Kerala in Kundhamangalam constituency and subsequently until 2007 he served as the State Vice President of Indian Youth Congress, Kerala. Consequently, he was elected as the State President (2007–2009) of Indian Youth Congress, Kerala. [2] [3]

Indian Youth Congress

The Indian Youth Congress is the youth wing of the Indian National Congress party. The Indian Youth Congress was a department of the Indian National Congress from the period just after the Partition of India in 1947 until the late 1960s. While prime minister, Indira Gandhi gave the Youth Congress a new dimension by establishing it as a frontal organisation of the Congress Party, with the objective of doing social work and arguing against right-wing parties. Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi was the first elected governor of the Indian Youth Congress; he later became Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Parliamentary affairs in the Indian cabinet. Narayan Dutt Tiwari was the first President.


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  2. "Siddique T. approved Kerala Youth Congress President". One India News. 19 March 2007. Retrieved 24 March 2014.
  3. "Siddique reinstated as YC president". Special Correspondent. The Hindu. 16 March 2009. Retrieved 24 March 2014.