Alappuzha : BJP has been ousted from power in Kodamthuruth panchayat after the non-trust motion against its president and vice president passes through. The non-trust motion was moved by Congress and found backing from the LDF.
Forced to give up their posts are : President, Bineesh Ilikkal and Vice President, Akhil Rajan. There are a total of 15 members – 7 congress, 5 CPI(M), 2 BJP., CPI 1.
The Pattanakad BDO shall submit report to Election Commissioner and elections held as soon as notification is received.