In a Facebook post, the former Home Minister of Kerala referred to an activity of toddy tappers, implying the job performed by Vijayan's late father.
The minister, a vocal supporter of the project, was quick to refute Radhakrishnan's charges.
Opposition leader V D Satheesan said that the creation of KSRTC Swift as a separate company would eventually lead to the gradual death of KSRTC.
Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan was referring Ramesh Chennithala's recent remark that the new state leadership cannot move forward without consulting Oommen Chandy who is an AICC general secretary.
Following stiff opposition from the Kerala unit, the Central leadership had to freeze the appointment of the spokespersons.
The Opposition leader called for the immediate suspension of all recovery proceedings in Kerala.
The chief minister had taken a dig at Thiruvanchoor saying that the Congress leader had the special ability of knowingly talking 'gibberish'
Thiruvanchoor , a veteran Congress leader, is the MLA representing the Kottayam Legislative Assembly Constituency.
Kodiyeri said that secret talks were on to strike local level deals to allow the BJP to secure five to 10 seats in the coming Assembly elections.
While the opposition alleged huge corruption in the import of raw cashew nuts from African nations, Minister for Fisheries and Cashew Industry J Mercykutty Amma said the transactions were done in the most transparent manner.