Pinarayi Vijayan to be the next chief minister of Kerala.
CPM politbureau part Pinarayi Vijayan will be the next chief minister of Kerala. The choice to select 72-year-old Vijayan was taken at the state secretariat which met at AKG Bhavan, the CPM base camp, on Friday morning, party sources said.
The declaration was made by Sitaram Yechury after the state panel endorsed the choice.
93-year-old party veteran VS Achuthanandan, who was likewise in the race for the post, was called to the state secretariat and educated about the choice. "CPM veteran VS Achutanandan is 'Fidel Castro' of Kerala, will proceed to direct and motivate the gathering," Yechury said. What's more, he got the promotion as Party president.
Prior, the CPM secretariat and gathering's Kerala advisory group met today within the sight of general secretary Yechury to choose the boss ecclesiastical applicant after LDF cavorted home in the get together surveys.
The state secretariat collectively chose to make Vijayan the following CM and report it to the state board.
Achuthanandan, who was the substance of LDF battle, and Pinarayi Vijayan were chosen to the gathering from Malampuzha and Dharmadam individually.