Days after the CPI(M) denounced a Catholic bishop’s declare of “narcotics jihad”, its LDF ally Kerala Congress (M) on Sunday prolonged help to the bishop, saying that he was exhorting individuals to be vigilant towards social evils.
Palai bishop Joseph Kallarangatt’s comment has polarised Kerala, with the CPI(M), Congress and numerous Muslim outfits protesting the assertion.
Nonetheless, in a humiliation for the CPI(M), Kerala Congress (M) chairman Jose Okay Mani stated, “There’s some particular agenda behind making the assertion an issue. The bishop was telling the folks that narcotics are a social evil. Don’t distort his assertion,” Mani stated.
By the way, Palai is the hometown of the Kerala Congress in addition to Mani.