The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a bureaucratic reshuffle in the state including transfer of Pathanamthitta and Palakkad district collectors.
However, the BJP contested the police claim. The BJP district president E Krishnadas alleged that the police are trying to protect the persons behind the incident.
Though the police later removed the BJP flag, the Congress councilors staged a sit-in outside the office of the chairperson of the Palakkad municipality
The case involves the death of two Dalit girls aged 13 and 9, 52 days apart in early 2017 after sexual assault.
The Kuthiran sector on the Palakkad-Thrissur stretch of the NH has always been an accident-prone area.
The deceased and injured are being shifted to various hospitals nearby in the hill stretch where the traffic came to halt following the accidents.
His physical limitations made him a target of ridicule by CPM candidate Shaheer Ali during campaigning.
BJP state president K Surendran on Sunday said only the BJP and NDA made gains in the local body polls.
While BJP state president K Surendran and Union Minister V Muraleedharan justified the act, senior BJP leader B Radhakrishna Menon has condemned it.
BJP district president E Krishnadas said that the national flag was hung upside down which amounted to showing disrespect to the flag.
A short video showed the celebrations of the BJP after scoring a second consecutive win in Palakkad municipality.
In 2015, Palakkad municipality was the lone local body in the state where the BJP called the shots.
However, like Thiruvananthapuram corporation, the voter response was lukewarm in Kochi and Thrissur corporations
Jayan taught at ALP school in Vadakkumuri, while Kavitha at NNNM UP School in Karalmanna.
A senior official said that he contract worth Rs 6.78 crore will have a total duration of engagement for 30 months.