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Contents 1 Colour key for parties A. K. Saseendran sworn in as Minister for Transport in the Council of Ministers on 01 February 2018. Minister for Welfare of Scheduled … When he did not relent, Jose offered him Rs 10 crore. Kadakampally Surendran, Shri. The trial court had rejected the plea filed by the Left Democratic Front government seeking withdrawal of the case filed under various provisions of Prevention of Damage to Public Property (PDPP) Act by the then UDF government. Published: 21st November 2020 12:47 PM  |   The latter party's Pinarayi Vijayan is the incumbent chief minister; his Left Democratic Front government has been in office since 25 May 2016. Following elections to the Kerala Legislative Assembly, the state's governor usually invites the party (or coalition) with a majority of seats to form the government. { 1. P. Thilothaman, Shri. M. M. Mani, MLA from Udumbanchola, Idukki district as a new member to the Cabinet on 22 November 2016. K. K. Shailaja, Shri. 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Last month, Biju Ramesh alleged that he was offered Rs 10 crore by Jose K Mani to settle the bar bribery scam and the bar owners had altogether given Rs 20 crore to leaders and ministers of the previous UDF government to reduce the bar licence fees, including then KPCC president Ramesh Chennithala, former excise minister K Babu and former health minister VS Sivakumar. Welfare of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward Classes, Panchayats, Municipalities and Corporations, Universities (Except Agricultural, Veterinary, Fisheries and Medical University), Minister for Industries, Sports and Youth Affairs, Minister for Co-operation, Tourism and Devaswoms, Minister for Fisheries and Traditional Industries, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Shri. E. P. Jayarajan, Shri. K. T. Jaleel: Minister for Higher Education and Minority Welfare : Shri. THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has launched an inquiry into allegations that two CPM ministers in the Left government had acquired 200 acres of land in Maharashtra in benami names with the help of a recently retired IAS officer. The previous Ommen Chandy government filed the case under relevant sections of Prevention of Destruction of Public Property Act and IPC sections 447 (criminal trespass) and 427 (mischief causing damage). Prof. C. Ravindranath, Shri.   |  A+A A-, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan (File Photo | Albin Mathew, EPS). one Malayalam News site on our The sleuths had submitted a report to the Home department after completing the quick verification on the allegations of Biju based on the complaint lodged by CPM Thiruvananthapuram district leader PK Raju. The High Court declined to stay the summons and posted the matter for November 3 for consideration. Shri. T. P. Ramakrishnan, Shri. Shri. Kerala Shipping and Inland Navigation Corporation. Council of Ministers. of Information & Public Relations, Government of Kerala. Earlier he had served as Secretary of the Kerala State Committee of the CPI (M) from 1998 to 2015. On 15 November 2017 Shri. Please upgrade your browser. The quick verification done by the Vigilance found some facts related to the allegations and hence they submitted the report to the government to go on with a probe.