Kerala Congress (B) to support LDF candidate

Thursday, May 28, 2015,21:58 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Kannur | Kerala Congress (B) Chairman R Balakrishna Pillai today said that his party would support CPI(M) led Left Democratic Front (LDF) candidate in the upcoming by-poll for Aruvikarra assembly seat.
He claimed the LDF candidate would emerge easy victor too. The voters of Aruvikkara will react surely against the growing corruption and nepotism in the Oommen Chandy led UDF Government, he charged, talking to newsmen here today.
Mr Balakrishna Pillai said the party had already given strict directions to Thiruvananthapuram unit to work for the victory of LDF candidate. This election would determine the future of UDF government.
The corruption in the state has grown to a full fledged and the people would punish the UDF government definitely, he alleged. Even though the during the last two by-elections the UDF had managed to capture the seats,the forthcoming by-poll the existing political situation would go against the UDF, he charged..
He also pointed that despite several corruption and bribe allegations against the UDF ministers, Mr Mani and K Babu, the government is hardly going to take any steps against them in their tenure.
This government would continue to sustain such a stance until the Auvikkara by-poll is over and subsequently the court may have to interfere to book the ministers. He alleged Excise Minister K Babu who was named clean man in the UDF government, has now come out as one of the biggest tainted minister , more than Finance Minsiter K M Mani.