Former MLA and senior Congress leader Rosamma Chacko passes away

Senior congress leader and former MLA Rosamma Chacko passed away on Thursday around 6 in the morning. She was 93.

She was born to C Chacko and Mariyamma Chacko on March 17, 1927.  Rosamma was elected as MLA three times by contesting from Idukki, Chalakudy and Manaloor constituencies.

For the first time, she was elected as MLA from Idukki in 1982. Later, she won the assembly elections in 1987 from Chalakudy.She also got elected as MLA in the 10th assembly elections as a candidate from Manaloor.

She also served as KPCC vice president and Mahila Congress secretary. She was unmarried. The funeral will be held on Sunday at St. George's catholic church in Thottackad.