Jose K Mani faction dismisses UDF's demand to resign from district panchayat president post
Kottayam: Jose K Mani faction has dismissed the final warning issued by UDF to resign from the post of Kottayam district panchayat president. Jose K Mani clarified that the party will not step back from its earlier decision not to resign from the post.
Jose K Mani stated that they will not compromise by resigning from the post. It would be a denial of justice from the part of UDF to revise the contract that was made during the time of KM Mani, he added.
The party has resigned from their posts in Changanassery, Kanjirappally block and Pala as decided earlier. However, no such agreement was made regarding the post of Kottayam district panchayat president, he said.
UDF convener Benny Behenan told Jose K Mani faction that they would discuss the arguments raised by both parties later. However, Jose K Mani faction is adamant that they would not accept any unfair demands.
Jose K Mani alleged that Joseph faction is creating trouble within UDF when an important election approaches. PJ Joseph faction will be holding a high power committee meeting in Thodupuzha on Saturday. Jose K Mani has called for an important meeting of the units in all constituencies in Kottaym on Sunday.