The Chief Minister of Kerala is the elected head of government of the state of Kerala, India. By the Constitution of India, the Chief minister is appointed by the Governor of the state.
Following the victory in Assembly elections held in April 2011 Oommen Chandy sworn-in as Chief Minister on 18 May 2011. Oommen Chandy is the 21st chief minister of the state.
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