Cherthala: The private secretary of minister P. Thilothaman has been expelled from CPI.
The action was taken after P. Pradyuth, who is also former secretary of the party local committee, refused to take part in the election campaign.
The party received information about Pradyuth engaged in campaigns calling for the defeat of LDF candidate in Cherthala
CPI took the action after receiving a complaint against Pradyuth. Karuva local committee meeting decided to expel Pradyuth from the party.