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Kochi Corporation is going all out to make its golden jubilee celebrations a huge success but the incomplete projects cast a gloom over the festivities
Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday lashed out at the LDF Government and the Chief Minister’s Office for circulating a misleading press note, soon after the tabling of the Solar report nami
Move aims at disbanding TDB chaired by UDF Govt-appointee Prayar Gopalakrishnan
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan tabled the report of the Justice Sivarajan Commission, which had investigated the Solar Scam, at a special session in the Assembly on Thursday,
The Opposition UDF is looking forward to tabling of the Solar Commission report and the Action Taken Report in the specially convened single day session.
The protests by the residents of Mukkom against the GAIL pipeline project turned violent on Wednesday with the people clashing with the police which resorted to lathicharge injuring many.
Central enforcement agencies are crying foul that it was this unholy nexus of Laiz with politicians that helped him evade police.
In a way, the Opposition UDF has succeeded in forcing the government to table the Solar Commission report by convening a one-day special Assembly session on November 9.
Contrary to previous hartals, people who arrived at Ernakulam North and South Railway stations did not find it difficult to move to their destinations within the city.
Though Opposition leader promised the right to travel will not be violated, the scene at many places in the district presented a different picture.
The government order(GO) for the investigation against UDF leaders based on the findings in Solar Commission report is likely to be delayed as the government is yet to receive legal advice.
In, several districts, senior leaders of the UDF led mobs which blocked vehicles and downed shutters of establishments.
Following the directives by the High Court and as asked by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, the police have beefed up security arrangements in the state in view of UDF’s hartal on Monday.
With Kochi Metro, which runs services from Aluva to Maharaja’s College, expected to operate smoothly there will not be any major disruption to public transport on Monday.
Solar scam did not have any significant effect on the Vengara bypoll as UDF’s K N A Khader triumphed by securing 65,227 votes against LDF candidate P P Basheer.