Stay on party chairman post: Court dismisses Jose K Mani's appeal
Kattappana: In a major setback to Jose K Mani, the court ruled that the stay on his appointment as chairman of Kerala Congress (M) shall continue. The Kattappana sub-court dismissed the appeal filed by Jose K Mani requesting to cancel the stay. The court also informed that the situation does not demand an immediate intervention.
PJ Joseph group had secured a stay from the District Munsiff court against Jose K Mani working as chairman of Kerala Congresss (M). It was against this decision Jose K Mani and KI Antony approached the sub- court.
Speaking to the media, Jose K Mani said that he would file another appeal. He also said that he is not affected by the court order and that the ultimate decision on the matter has to be taken by the Election Commission.
Meanwhile, PJ Joseph claimed that the verdict is a moral victory for the Kerala Congress and that Jose K Mani faction has the responsibility to take part in the upcoming Parliamentary Party Meeting.