MB Rajesh to replace MV Govindan in Kerala cabinet, Shamseer new speaker

MB Rajesh and AN Shamseer. Photo: Mathrubhumi Archives

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala assembly speaker MB Rajesh will replace MV Govindan in the state cabinet, hints reports. CPM state secretariat took the decision at a meeting held here on Friday.

It is learnt that MB Rajesh will handle excise and local self-government departments which were under MV Govindan. AN Shamseer will be appointed as the new speaker.

According to reports, MV Govindan who got appointed as state CPM secretary will resign from the cabinet soon.

MB Rajesh (51) won the assembly elections from Thrithala constituent after defeating UDF candidates PC Vishnunath by 96 votes.

CPM MLA Shamseer was elected to the assembly from Thalassery constituency.

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.