Left parties view post of governor as unwanted ostentation, says Kanam Rajendran

1 min read
Read later

Kanam Rajendran | Photo: MANISH CHEMANCHERY

Alappuzha: CPI state secretary Kanam Rajendran on Thursday openly criticized Kerala Governer Arif Mohammad Khan over his ongoing row with the LDF government. His remark came while attending an event as part of the 76th anniversary of the Punnapra Vayalar uprising in Alappuzha.

He remarked that left parties see the post of the governor as an unwanted ostentation in the changing times. "There is a government here elected by the people. Who gives him authority to question constitutional and democratic rights of a government."

He also criticized Khan for asking Kerala Chief Minister to demand the resignation of Finance Minister KN Balagopal. "So if that is the case, will Khan step down from his role, if the people in Kerala withdrew pleasure given to the governor?" Kanam asked.

Add Comment
Related Topics

Get daily updates from Mathrubhumi.com

Disclaimer: Kindly avoid objectionable, derogatory, unlawful and lewd comments, while responding to reports. Such comments are punishable under cyber laws. Please keep away from personal attacks. The opinions expressed here are the personal opinions of readers and not that of Mathrubhumi.

kannur train fire

1 min

Kannur train fire: Railway's security measures under scanner, foul play suspected

Jun 1, 2023

Coach gutted in Kannur train fire | Photo: Mathrubhumi

1 min

Train set on fire in Kannur railway station; 1 bogie gutted  

Jun 1, 2023


Kannur train fire: CCTV visual surfaces; same train involved in Elathur arson attack case

Jun 1, 2023