Former PWD minister and senior CPM leader G Sudhakaran said here on Monday that the disciplinary action initiated against him is a closed chapter.
Certain party members from Alappuzha district had earlier alleged that Sudhakaran showed less interest in the campaign after the CPI(M) nominated A H Salam for the seat.
If the party decides to take action, it would be after a long time that the CPM is taking action against such a senior leader.
In the complaint, they alleged that Sudhakaran was inactive during the campaigning and tried to defeat the LDF candidate.
After leading the CPM in Alappuzha for two decades, strongman G Sudhakaran is set to be sidelined in the party.
A CPM state committee member and former minister, Sudhakaran is one of the party's seniormost leaders in Kerala. A highly influential leader in Alappuzha, he has been the face of the party in the dist
Senior CPM leader and former minister G Sudhakaran has come under severe criticism at the party state committee meeting on Friday.
Ambalappuzha police on Saturday recorded the statement of the complainant who had filed a petition against PWD Minister G Sudhakaran.
Referring to a news item that appeared in a vernacular daily on Sunday, he said some mediapersons were working like paid reporters.
The minister had used the word 'Negro' while referring to the community the World Bank officer belongs to.