Congress youth activists launch a protest alleging favouritism in appointment of Poornima Mohan the wife of OSD of the Kerala Chief minister
GG News Bureau
Delhi, 14th July. The Congress youth activists launched a protest favouritism and noncompliance of norms over the appointment of Poornima Mohan in the Malayalam Lexicon department at the Kerala University.
The protesters broke into her room and protested against the anointment of Poornima Mohan who is wife of ) R. Mohanan, the officer on special duty (OSD, who is Officer on Special Duty at the office of chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
Poornima in her response said she has done no wrong and she had applied for the deputation post after seeing the notification.
The protesters alleged that Poornima she was a Sanskrit teacher with the Kalady Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, and was appointed the editor of the Malayalam Lexicon ignoring qualified Malayalam professors of the university, which they say is against the statute of the University, as only persons proficient in the language are eligible. The salary for the post is Rs 2 lakh per month.