Kozhikode: BJP state president Sreedhran Pillai told mathrubhumi.com that the entry of former Congress spokesperson, Tom Vadakkan to BJP was decided by the party all India committee and was informed to him.
More leaders have joined BJP, three are from KPCC executive. More leaders are ready to join if given nod. This can’t be revealed to media, he added.
Pillai also said that no decision was taken on Vadakkan contesting in Thrissur.
“No such moves have come to my notice. There is a positive attitude towards BJP in Kerala. There will be no change in this whether Vadakkan joins or not”.
“There are no issues in BJP concerning the Pathanamthitta seat. There is no truth in such news. There are no confusions in BJP relating to candidature or seats. Decision has been arrived on the contestants. Opinions of leaders from every constituency were collected by leaders CK Padmanabhan, O Rajagopal and PK Krishnadas.”
Based on this, lists have been prepared. Party has taken decision on leaders including K Surendran contesting the Lok Sabha polls, he added.