The Left has had its presence in the state. One Jomin Nyokir Kara had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Arunachal West seat on the ticket on the ticket of Forward Bloc .
SFI’s Reshma Maria Roy, 21, became a first-time councillor this time, wresting the Oottupara ward of Aruvappulam panchayat in Pathanamthitta from UDF.
The Left-backed All India Students' Association (AISA) and All India Students Federation (AISF) called upon students from across the country to join the Tuesday shutdown.
AISF leaders alleged SFI was taking revenge against them for standing up against the latter’s brutality since last year.
Disciplinary panel reverses V-C’s diktat for action against students for ‘anti-govt acts’; protestors demand apology