CM-designate Pinarayi Vijayan, meanwhile, said that his government will act strongly against corruption in the state.
Eco-tourism has been one of the highlights of Kerala that successive governments have pushed for
The firing incident, whether accidental, is being ascertained, and the case is being investigated by the harbour terminus police station.
The size of the Cabinet was decided on Sunday.
Chandy told reporters that UDF and Congress would be meeting next week to discuss the poll debacle and take stock of the situation.
Currently, West Bengal and Punjab — which go to polls early next year — rank among the two most indebted states in the country.
Authorities have given directions to evacuate people in low lying areas
In a historic moment for the transgender community in Kerala, two persons of the ‘third gender’ voted in the assembly elections on Monday.
Campaigning ended today in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry for May 16 assembly polls, ringing the curtain down on the gruelling two-month-long exercise.
A search was on for jawan Havildar Umesh Prasad Singh who fled the scene after gunning down his superior Ram Gopal Meena, hailing from Rajasthan, late last night, police said.
The media and the general public want everybody to believe that the heinous crime was committed by one or many migrant laborers populating the area.
The comparison made by Modi at a poll rally in the state early this week when he said the “infant mortality rate among the scheduled tribe community in Kerala is worse than Somalia” has set off a political storm and triggered criticism in the social media.
PM Modi’s statements seem to have touched raw nerve among young Malayalees.
Referring to the statement, Chandy said, “This is unbecoming of a prime minister and has created a great deal of agony and protest.”
Rawat won 33 votes in the floor test where the reduced magic figure was 31. The BJP won 28.