Staff Reporter

KOZHIKODE: Kerala Vyapari Vyavasayi Ekopana Samithi (KVVES) State secretariat which met here on Tuesday decided to field its State president T. Nasirudeen from the Kozhikode Lok Sabha constituency.

The meeting also decided that the front that supported Mr. Nasirudeen’s candidature in the Kozhikode Lok Sabha constituency would be supported in turn by the samithi in the rest of the constituencies in the State.

It pointed out that the candidature of Mr. Nasirudeen would help in highlighting in Parliament the problems of all sections of people of the State. It said the candidature would pave the way for changing the general slowdown in trade, business, and agriculture sectors.

It appealed to all sections of people to support his candidature. A high power committee had been appointed to supervise the election campaign. Samithi general secretary Alex M. Chacko would be the convener of the committee.

State vice-president Mariyil Krishnan Nair presided over the meeting. T.D. Joseph, treasurer; M. Jayaprakash and K. Hassan Koya, vice-presidents; G. Gopakumar, Kunjavu Haji, M. Shamsudeen and Devasia Mechery, secretaries; were among those who spoke.