UDF Convener MM Hassan rejects propaganda that he has reached an agreement with the Welfare Party in the local body elections. At the same time, Hassan said the UDF was untouchable only to the CPI (M) and the BJP. KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran said the UDF should discuss and decide whether to cooperate with the Welfare Party. At the same time, K Sudhakaran MP’s response was that he would welcome any declaration of unity with the UDF.
Disagreements arose within the Congress over its relationship with the Welfare Party. Although the Welfare Party confirmed the alliance talks, the UDF leaders reiterated that no such talks had taken place yet. But if anyone is interested in cooperating, the front will discuss, MM said. Hassan clarified.
KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran said Hasan was aware of his meetings with Jamaat-e-Islami leaders and held such meetings with all religious leaders. K Sudhakaran MP said that the aim is to consolidate the public sentiment against the LDF in the elections and that anyone can support the UDF. Since then, many social organizations have written to the Front expressing their interest in co-operation. UDF to join on 23rd The meeting will also decide who can participate in the local elections.