Thiruvananthapuram: A United Democratic Front (UDF) delegation led by Leader of the Opposition Oommen Chandy will meet Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan on Thursday to demand speedy action in the SNC Lavalin case.

In a statement here on Thursday, UDF convener P.P. Thankachan said the Advocate-General had sought three weeks to provide legal opinion on the CBI’s notice seeking permission to prosecute CPI(M) State secretary and former Electricity Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The Advocate-General was delaying the process, Mr. Thankachan said.