Reena, a former attendant at a cooperative bank, had resigned from her job to contest the elections.
While UDF bets on pros, LDF has cyber wings -- mostly students and youths as members -- in every panchayat to create shareable content for their candidates
A UDF candidate in Malappuram municipality has been wooing voters using his stilt walking skills.
In a scathing attack on IUML, CPM state secretary A Vijayaraghavan said on Saturday that the League has become a party which justifies corruption and corrupt MLAs.
One of the major highlights in the UDF’s election manifesto is the promise to bring back the Karunya health scheme.
Ever since elections to three-tier local bodies started in 2000, the convention has been that the LDF gets an upper hand.
The party secretariat which met here on Friday observed that the probe agencies are targeting Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan with only political motives.
The UDF camp feels that it’s not too long when the probe in the gold smuggling case would reach Pinarayi.
Though he is entering the fray for the first time, King Kong has been an active worker of the Congress and is its mandalam vice-president.
Curiously the IUML leader’s arrest comes at a time when the Left government has been mired in controversies over investigations by central agencies.
Chandy said the RDS Project Ltd, that was entrusted with the construction of the Palarivattom flyover has not been blacklisted by the LDF Government.
Months back, the HRA general body decided to field Vargeese as their candidate and it was conveyed to both UDF and LDF.
"The arrest of Ebrahimkunju is nothing but a bid to distract attention from the slew of corruption cases the LDF is currently facing," said Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala
With this the UDF has completed its candidates’ list in 100 divisions in the corporation.
Three woman candidates in Kozhikode grab eyeballs for their different take on the upcoming local body polls and campaigning.