February 05, 2021 9:54 am
The politician is known for his soft-spoken demeanor and organisational abilities, which have helped the IUML remain relevant in the politics of Kerala, especially among the Muslim voters.
July 17, 2017 2:36 pm
Farooq Abdullah had lost in 2014 to the then PDP candidate Tariq Karra, who is now with the Congress. Kunhalikutty, who took oath in English, won the Malappuram by-poll in Kerala. He defeated Communist Party of India-Marxist candidate and youth leader M.B. Faisal.
March 28, 2017 3:20 pm
The bypoll in Malappuram was necessitated by the death of IUML leader E Ahamed.