A Vijayaraghavan, the acting state secretary of CPM has come out in support of the PWD & Tourism minister who had upset his colleagues by asking them to not accompany contractors.
Riyas said that not even a single person criticised him over his stricture during the meeting of party legislators.
Education Minister Sivankutty also came under fire for the way the result of the Class X was handled
Besides prime accused Hussain, second to fourth accused persons DYFI leader Karukappally Siddique, Thammanam Faizal and Sheela Thomas were those acquitted.
Youth League activist Shukoor was murdered in 2012 allegedly in retaliation to the attack on CPM leaders P Jayarajan and TV Rajesh.
The existing branch secretary and his supporters feared that the absence of the couple from the conference could take away their hold over the committee.
CPM leaders from Kerala pointed out that the Congress had failed in countering communalism.
Sandeep Nair was released from the jail on Saturday after his sentence under the COFEPOSA Act ended.
Traffic was disrupted for nearly 30 minutes as the two sets of comrades clashed in broad daylight.
A plot measuring 32 cents of land situated opposite to the existing party headquarters, AKG Centre, was bought for a price of Rs. 6.4 crore by the State committee of the CPM for building the new headquarters.