ALAPUZHA: E S Bijimol MLA has been demoted to the district council from the state council following her controversial statement that she was not picked for the LDF ministry as she had no godfather. She has been demoted to Idukki district council. The state council approved the recommendation of the CPI state executive to downgrade her.
The state executive and the council evaluated that her statement had insulted the party. Bijimol Peermedu MLA made the controversial statement in an interview given to a magazine recently. The party had sought an explanation from her. Action was taken against her as her explanation was not found satisfactory.