Ex-MLA files cases against UDF workers

Ex-MLA files cases against UDF workers

Submitted by Kumuda on Wed, 2016-05-18 15:44 Kasaragod: Following a complaint by former CPI (M) Uduma MLA KV Kunhiraman, cases have been filed against nearly 100 UDF workers for allegedly attacking Kunhiraman and a few LDF workers near a polling station at Thekkilparamba, after the polling, on Monday. In his complaint, Kunhiraman has stated that as he reached the polling booth in a jeep, some UDF workers damaged his jeep and allegedly attacked him and injured four LDF workers. Meanwhile, the district has registered higher voter turnout compared to the previous Assembly polls. As many as 9,90,513 voters exercised their franchise at the Thrikkarippur, the stronghold of CPI(M), official sources here said.