THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: BJP State president Kummanam Rajasekharan has said veteran CPM leader VS Achuthanandan should not contest under the party ticket if he has the self-esteem. He said he was making such a comment in the wake of CPM leader Pinarayi reiterating that VS is a party “renegade”.
Kummanam said he felt pity for CPM for having to field a candidate, who had been branded as a party renegade. making him act like a buffoon.”
He added in his statement that there was nothing surprising if the Maraikulam model repeated in Malampuzha.