Idukki: Former minister and Janathadal State President N M Joseph (79) died yesterday due to physical ailments. He died at 3 am in Marian Medical College, Pala. Cremation will be held tomorrow.
The dead body will be taken to his residence at Pala for public visit. The cremation will take place at Arunapuram Saint Thomas church in Pala.
Joseph was an active member who had got an entry to the party through the Congress Student’s association. He had won as MLA from Poonjar constituency in 1987 by defeating PC George.
His wife Moli is from Pravithanam Aadoppallil family.