VS vows to remain as the guardian of people and their issues

Saturday, May 21, 2016,11:35 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | Veteran Communist leader VS Achuthanandan has pledged that he will remain as the guardian of the people of Kerala upholding leftist ideology, and actively involving in issues of public interest.

In a news conference here Saturday as the outgoing Opposition leader of the Kerala Assembly, he thanked and congratulated the voters of Kerala who returned LDF to power and the media for their support.

He pinpointed harassment of women, corruption, Saritha scam, bar bribery, illegal filling of lakes and land encroachment during the Oommen Chandy Government’s administration.

He reminded that it is the Government’s duty to take action against those responsible for all this, and bring them to justice as the people expect punishment to the culprits.

Forests and lakes were encroached; Cabinet took decisions violating laws one by one. People expect impartial investigation into all these issues, VS said.

He expressed hope the incoming Government will implement LDF’s poll campaign promises and complete the Kochi Metro, Kannoor airport projects.