Kerala CPM local leaders expelled after rape allegation

CPI(M) local leaders expelled following rape allegation in Kerala

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Close on the heels of a CPI(M) local leader in Kerala being expelled for links with gold smuggling racket, two party local leaders were expelled after being held for raping a party worker.

The local leaders of Vadakkara in Kozhikode allegedly raped a party worker several times by threatening and blackmailing the married woman. The two, identified as Baburaj P P and Lijeesh T P, were held Sunday night.

CPI(M)-DYFI local leader in Kannur, C Sajesh, was expelled the other day for nexus with gold smuggling racket.

The CPI(M) has decided to identify all party workers with shady links and expel them.

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