Alphons Kannanthanam

I believe people will consider my track record before casting their votes: Alphons Kannanthanam

Clad in a saffron kurta, Alphons Kannanthanam, the NDA candidate of Ernakulam Constituency, was his usual peppy self on Sunday, the last day of open campaigning.

published on : 22nd April 2019

No provision to declare Kerala floods as national calamity: Alphons Kannanthanam

Alphons Kannanthanam today turned down the demand of Congress leaders to declare Kerala flood as a "national calamity" and said there was no provision in the Disaster Management Act 2005 to do so.

published on : 20th August 2018

Union Minister Alphons Kannanthanam​ asks PM Modi to reject NCW recommendations to ban confessions in churches

Alphons, a Christian, said interfering in religious beliefs is not the policy of the Modi government.

published on : 29th July 2018

NaMo App-leak talk pack of lies, says Union Minister K J Alphons 

Alphons Kannanthanam on Sunday trashed Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s charge that data from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s official app was being shared.

published on : 26th March 2018

People question Aadhaar, but ready to get naked before white man for visa: Union Minister K J Alphons

Earlier on Saturday, Unique Identification Authority of India had refuted a report about an alleged Aadhaar database breach and advised people not to be misled by such reports.

published on : 25th March 2018

Around 50,000 Aadhaar enrolment operators suspended till date for violating process guidelines

An operator is blacklisted on crossing a certain threshold of errors during enrolment, Minister of State for Electronics and IT, Alphons Kannanthanam said.

published on : 29th December 2017

All you need to know about the nine new faces in Modi Cabinet

Former IFS officer and Indian diplomat Hardeep Puri, ex-Mumbai Police chief Satyapal Singh and retired IAS officer Alphons Kannanthanam will be inducted into the Union Council of Ministers tomorrow.

published on : 2nd September 2017