Kerala Chief Minister

Purported Maoist posters found in Kerala criticising CM Vijayan

"We are monitoring the situation and have begun investigation," Kozhikode Rural SP Dr A Sreenivas said. He, however, refused to give more details.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Kerala govt-governor stand-off: CM Pinarayi Vijayan denies political intervention in VC appointments

'Governor Arif Mohammed Khan should not relinquish the post bestowed upon him by the assembly', says Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

published on : 12th December 2021

Kerala asks Tamil Nadu to draw Mullaperiyar water 

Though located in Kerala’s Idukki district, the Mullaperiyar dam is operated and maintained by TN, where five districts rely on it to meet drinking and irrigation needs.

published on : 25th October 2021

CM Pinarayi Vijayan didn’t object to poll alliance with Congress: Sitaram Yechury

But he denied reports that Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan criticised the move to enter into an electoral understanding with the Congress in the coming general election.  

published on : 25th October 2021

Kerala CM asks Tamil Nadu to draw maximum water from Mullaperiyar dam as rains may intensify

Vijayan, in a letter written to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, stated that at 4 PM, the inflow to Mullaperiyar dam was 2109 c/s and the discharge level was at 1750 c/s.

published on : 24th October 2021

Kerala rains: PM Modi speaks with CM Vijayan to discuss situation

The death toll due to the heavy rains and landslides in Kerala mounted to 21, according to the State's Information and Public Relations Department on Sunday, October 17, 2021.

published on : 17th October 2021

Sabarimala protest cases: Kerala CM assures speedy completion of procedures

He said the government had already issued orders in February this year to take necessary action to withdraw cases that were "not of serious criminal nature" in connection with the incidents.

published on : 12th October 2021

25,000 devotees to be allowed daily for darshan in Sabarimala, announces CM Pinarayi Vijayan

If the number of devotees needs to be changed, it would be discussed later and necessary steps would be taken, the CM Pinarayi Vijayan said in a state government release.

published on : 7th October 2021

Government knows cops who are involved in graft: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The chief minister’s remarks against the senior officers came in the backdrop of allegations against IPS officers for their perceived link with alleged fraudster Monson Mavunkal, who is behind bars.

published on : 4th October 2021

Afghanistan, a lesson on how religious fundamentalism can burn down nations: Pinarayi Vijayan

'Afghanistan is a lesson to mankind. A lesson on how communal disharmony due to religious fundamentalism can burn down people and nations,' Pinarayi Vijayan said in his speech.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Rs 1,481.87 crore pension to be distributed to over 48 lakh poor ahead of Onam: Kerala CM

Vijayan said that withOnam just round the corner it was necessary that poor people have money in their hands and therefore, the Social Welfare Pension will be given for the months of July and August.

published on : 8th August 2021

Nobody will be allowed to camp at Sabarimala, vows CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Coming down on the BJP-RSS camp, he said nobody will be allowed to make Sabarimala a riot zone

published on : 26th October 2018

Amid Sabarimala protests, Chief Minister’s security beefed up

One of the intelligence sources revealed the CM’s security has been scaled up to unprecedented levels and plainclothes officers have been deployed in large numbers to thwart any undesirable acts

published on : 26th October 2018

Sleaze audio case: No hurdle for Saseendran to return to cabinet, says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Saseendran, former transport minister, had resigned in the wake of sleaze talk allegations against him.

published on : 22nd November 2017

My colour is definitely not saffron, says Kamal Haasan

Stating that he won't align with any political party in Tamil Nadu, Kamal Haasan told the media that he would be on his own politically.

published on : 2nd September 2017
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