VD Satheesan

Four woman leaders to be general secretaries in Congress' Kerala unit, 'tainted' kept out

Sources said that some 'tainted' leaders were overlooked on the instruction of party national general secretary and Kerala in-charge Tariq Anwar despite intense lobbying.

published on : 11th October 2021

Resign if you can't represent people of constituency, Satheesan tells Kerala MLA Anwar

Satheesan said the MLA was not in Kerala for about three months ahead of the last Assembly polls and even after the elections, he is staying away from the Assembly and constituency

published on : 6th October 2021

CPM will take anyone’s aid to retain power: VD Satheesan

The CPM has become a party to align with both majority and minority communal forces to retain power in the state, said Opposition leader V D Satheeshan. 

published on : 25th September 2021

'Narcotic jihad' row: Congress leader VD Satheesan reiterates demand for all-party meet

Alleging that the LDF govt has not taken any steps to address the row, he said that while cooperation minister V N Vasavan maintained that it's a closed chapter, Pinarayi has opened it once again

published on : 22nd September 2021

Do not stoke communally sensitive 'narcotics jihad' controversy, urges VD Satheesan

Calling for an all-party meeting, he accused the ruling LDF government of doing nothing to stop those who are trying to aggravate the communal enmity. 

published on : 14th September 2021

Congress leaders Satheesan, PT Thomas slam Pala bishop's 'narcotic jihad' remarks

Those who hold responsible positions should not break the communal harmony and amity existing in society by making such statements, the Congress leaders said.

published on : 10th September 2021

Kerala Youth Congress head Shafi Parambil meets Oommen Chandy, explains why he backed Satheesan

Following the UDF's humiliation in the Assembly elections, four young Congress MLAs -- all Oommen Chandy loyalists -- were not keen to see Ramesh Chennithala continuing as the CLP leader

published on : 8th September 2021

After days of bickering, peace descends on Congress

After the meeting, Sudhakaran told reporters that all issues have been resolved.

published on : 7th September 2021

Semi-cadre move by Congress strange: CPM Kerala acting secretary A Vijayaraghavan

CPM acting state secretary A Vijayaraghavan on Friday termed the Congress move to transform the party into a semi-cadre outfit strange.

published on : 4th September 2021

Why the fight for survival is within for Congress in Kerala

Groupism has been the curse of the Congress in Kerala, progressively weakening the party over the years and decisively undermining its electoral performance time and again.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Kerala Opposition leader VD Satheesan hits back, says Congress needs no guidance from CPM

"We know how to settle issues in the Congress and we do not want any directions or guidance from the AKG Centre," said Satheesan

published on : 31st August 2021

Uproar in Congress' Kerala unit a day after party's new district presidents named

While senior leader Oommen Chandy alleged that no proper discussions were held, Opposition leader VD Satheesan said that new names were selected keeping the party's interest in mind.

published on : 29th August 2021

Satheesan disowns Kodikunnil’s controversial comments on Pinarayi

Satheesan maintained that the controversial comment has not come to his notice and the party does not have a similar stand.

published on : 29th August 2021

Pinarayi protecting tainted forest officials in Muttil tree felling case, alleges Satheesan

The Opposition leader also blamed the LDF government for being a 'scarecrow' in combating the COVID-19 pandemic

published on : 25th August 2021

Case against Congress leaders part of CPM-BJP deal: VD Satheesan

Satheesan said the government was celebrating the silver jubilee of the People’s Planning programme at a time when the state’s local bodies were facing a crisis.

published on : 18th August 2021
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