Siddiqui was demoted to the branch
The action was taken against Siddiqui during a public protest in Ponnani after the CPM decided to field a candidate in the Assembly elections. The CPM leadership took the protest in Ponnani against the decision to field Nandakumar as a candidate seriously. Siddiqui was demoted from the district secretariat to the branch. The protest was against the denial of a seat to Siddiqui.
Defeat at Perinthalmanna
The members of the district secretariat were demoted to the area committee for failing in the Perinthalmanna assembly election campaign. C Divakaran and V Sasikumar were demoted from the district secretariat to the area committee. Reporter Live reported that M. Muhammad Saleem was demoted to the branch. The charge against Mohammad Saleem is that he withdrew from the campaign after failing to get the candidature.
Action Vijayaraghavan attended the meeting
The district committee, headed by CPM state secretary A Vijayaraghavan, took action against the leaders. The CPM took action against party workers who had staged a public protest against the nomination of candidates in Ponnani and Perinthalmanna in the Assembly elections. The CPM is taking similar action in other districts
No action against Vasudevan
Despite complaints that he was not active enough in the Assembly elections, no action has been taken against state committee member PP Vasudevan. According to reports, the action against him has been left to the state committee. The CPM had suspended the leaders of Ernakulam yesterday.