CPM to probe molestation complaint against MLA PK Sasi
Palakkad: CPM state leadership will probe the sexual harassment complaint against Shoranur MLA PK Sasi. A DYFI leader filed the complaint with the Politburo member Brinda Karat against the MLA.
National leadership of the party has asked the state committee to probe and take immediate action over the complaint. The woman filed the complaint with the national committee two weeks back.
Besides Brinda Karat, the woman has forwarded the complaint to some state leaders and district leaders.
After Brinda Karat moved the complaint to the central leadership, it directed the state committee to probe the complaint. The complaint was forwarded to CPM general secretary Sitharam Yechury through email.
The politburo has directed to appoint a two member state secretariat sub-committee to probe the complaint. The central committee has asked to include a woman in the internal probe team.
The issue will be discussed at the CPM Palakkad district committee meet on Tuesday.