Kannanthanam not to attend Kannur airport inauguration
New Delhi: Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam has declared that he will not attend the inauguration function of the Kannur International Airport Ltd that will take place on December 9.
“I was invited after an instruction from Civil Aviation minister Suresh Prabhu’s office. I have worked for the sanctioning of the airport. But was not invited to the function. I am not accepting an invitation that was extended towards me after being pressured by someone,” he added.
A letter in this regard has been send to aviation minister’s office, Kannanthanam further informed.
The minister will arrive Kerala on Friday night.