Vijayan replied to the challenge on his Facebook page, saying: “If the BJP supremo Amit Shah intends to have debate on the levels of development and ideologies, the challenge would be welcomed wholeheartedly.
Vijayan also said that Kerala was ready to take on Shah’s challenge to debate on development matters. He also wanted Shah to compare the developments of Kerala with any state ruled by the saffron party.
Amit Shah asked Kerala CM Vijayan whether people had given him the mandate for eliminating BJP/RSS workers in the state.
Anish Namboothiri of Kollam was selected as Melsanthi for Malikapuram temple, the second major presiding deity at the Sabarimala. The head priest was selected from a shortlist of nine names drawn from the applications received following an interview.
During Pinarayi Vijayan’s visit he took stock of the preparations for the upcoming pilgrimage season, the Chief Minister Office said.
With the takeoff of Technocity project, the state capital would emerge as a hub for emerging technologies in the country, a release said here today.
Taking part in the BJP’s ‘Jana Raksha Yatra’, Manohar Parrikar said all people in Kerala should unite to remove the state’s “tainted image” caused by attacks on BJP and RSS workers, allegedly by Left party workers.
Kerala hartal LIVE updates: All shops except medical stores are closed in Kochi. While the metro is functioning, only a thin crowd can be seen on the station.
A communication from DGP Loknath Behera said the police would file cases against those who destroy public property on the hartal day.
Pinarayi Vijayan also taunted the BJP’s Jan Raksha Yatra, saying the month-long campaign’s results appeared to be negligible as the people of Kerala spoke against it in one voice
Kerala hartal tomorrow: The shutdown will also be observed to protest against the steep hike in prices of petroleum products and cooking gas.
The Muslim League was unable to maintain the present vote share in Vengara, while the LDF got more votes than the UDF’s margin of victory.
The idea for the three day fest — pegged to be the first-ever cultural event between the two states — was mooted by the Kerala CM after a similar programme between Kerala and Telangana earlier this year
Announcing the decision after a Cabinet meeting, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said criminal and corruption cases would also be registered against Chandy.
AK Antony said the state government sat on the report and chose to announce a follow-up action on the day of the bypoll.