Thiruvananthapuram: The Court today issued a stay over deciding the Chairman in Kerala Congress over the plea filed by state committee members,Philip Steephen and Manoharan Naduvileth. Thodupuzha Musif Court strictly warned party leaders from sending any letter to the Election Commission or any other body over the matter till an order came out .
Jose K Man has sent a letter to the election commission today over being appointed him as Chairman at the state committee meeting on Sunday.Jose K Mani claimed to have possessed the support of 320 members in the 450-member state committee and two MLAs. Joseph asserts to have the strength of three MLAs including CF Thomas. Joseph dismissed the meeting mustered up by Jose K Mani as illegal by violating party rules.
The working Chairman of the party has the prerogative to convene party state committee meeting in the absence of Chairman. The meeting mustered up by others is a sheer violation of the party bylaws.