BJP leader flays CPM, media over Kummanam travelling on Kochi Metro with PM

BJP national executive member P K Krishnadas came down heavily on the CPM and a section of the media for triggering a controversy.

Published: 20th June 2017 02:27 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th June 2017 02:48 AM   |  A+A-

Kerala BJP President Kummanam Rajasekharan. |File Photo: EPS

By Express News Service

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Coming down heavily on the CPM and a section of the media for triggering a controversy over BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan travelling with Prime Minister Narendra Modi,  BJP national executive member P K Krishnadas said it was a disgrace to the politically elite state of Kerala to kick up a controversy on a non-issue.


“The Prime Minister and the Chief Minister had stated both the state and Centre should work together for the cause of development. But a section of CPM leadership and media were unnecessarily triggering a controversy,” he told reporters on Monday.


“Minister Kadakampally Surendran could have asked the Chief Minister whether Kummanam’s name figured in the list of people who should be allowed in the motorcade of the Prime Minister,” he said.

Stay up to date on all the latest Kerala news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp