KOCHI: The city unit of the Kerala Dheevara Sabha will be inaugurated on May 1 at G. Auditorium. V. Dinakaran, general secretary of the sabha, will inaugurate the unit. The elected office-bearers are T.R. Asokan (president), V. Sundaran (vice-president), T.K. Chandran (secretary), Rajesh (joint secretary) and Surendran (treasurer).
`Save retail industry'
KOCHI: Kerala Congress State secretary general P.C. Thomas, MP, said multinational companies should be stopped from entering the retail industry. The move would affect small-scale merchants and lead to unemployment.