MV Govindan

Vizhinjam protest: CPM intervenes, MV Govindan holds talks with agitators

The CPM intervened in the issue as the fishermen agitation against the port project has been going on indefinitely.

published on : 25th September 2022

Govindan to launch Chintha’s golden jubilee celebrations

Chintha Publishers, the CPM-run publishing house that made a mark in the field of book publishing, is set to celebrate its golden jubilee.

published on : 24th September 2022

LDF trying to make Kerala knowledge society: CPM

published on : 23rd September 2022

INTERVIEW | Not easy for BJP to occupy Congress space in Kerala: MV Govindan

Having come to power for a second consecutive term riding on a pro-incumbency wave in the state, the CPM-led Left Democratic Front pins high hopes on the 2024 Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 30th August 2022

Aim to make Kerala first poverty-free state: MV Govindan

Efforts should be made to make Kerala the first state in the country to eradicate poverty within a few years, Local Self Government Minister M V Govindan has said.

published on : 28th August 2022

National urban development conclave logo unveiled

He also said though Kerala is ahead in achievements in sectors such as healthcare and education, the state needs to progress more in urban planning and development.

published on : 17th August 2022

Excise department to start de-addiction centre for women in Ernakulam district

Excise Minister M V Govindan had recently announced in the assembly that two de-addiction centres exclusively for women and children would be started in Kochi and Kozhikode.

published on : 4th July 2022

Liquor prices may go up, says MV Govindan

Bevco has already scaled down the production of the popular ‘Jawan Deluxe XXX Rum’ due to the same reasons, he said.

published on : 15th May 2022

Over 10,000 jobs given via Kudumbashree: Kerala Local Self-government Minister MV Govindan

According to Local Self-government Minister MV Govindan, a project to identify 1 lakh entrepreneurs will also be launched soon in association with local bodies.

published on : 9th May 2022

Kerala LSG minister walks the ‘Miyawaki’ talk, invigorates green challenge

The proposal was mooted to perpetuate the memory of Japanese botanist Akira Miyawaki, who passed away last year.

published on : 18th April 2022

Unprecedented! Kerala government 'allows' local bodies to fund CPM-controlled coop hospital

If all the local bodies -- 38 gram panchayats, three municipalities, six block panchayats, and the district panchayat -- pitch in as per these slabs, the hospital would pocket Rs 24.5 crore.

published on : 14th April 2022

Section of government staff behaving like 'white-collar beggars': Kerala Excise minister MV Govindan

He also warned such officials from writing down wrong queries in files that were used to push the public to dire straits.

published on : 12th March 2022