Kerala Congress (Scaria Thomas) Working Chairman Surendran Pillai quits

Saturday, Apr 2, 2016,13:18 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | V Surendran Pillai, Working Chairman of Kerala Congress Scaria Thomas faction, has resigned from the party over LDF denying him seat in Thiruvananthapuram in the upcoming Assembly election.

Talking to reporters here Saturday, he claimed that majority of the party’s office bearers in Thiruvananthapuram district have resigned along with him.

Six district secretaries and four General Secretaries of the party also have quit, according to him.

Future course of action will be taken in a convention, to be held next week, he added.

Giving indication of joining UDF, Pillai said he and his followers are ready to join a “secular democratic national party.”