Kerala BJP decides to sue and prosecute Thomas Isaac for defamatory statement

While speaking to ANI, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Kerala unit president PS Sreedharan Pillai said Kerala BJP has decided to sue and prosecute Finance Minister Thomas Isaac of CPM for his defamatory statement. Pillai said, "Kerala BJP has decided to sue and prosecute Finance Minister Thomas Isaac of CPM for a defamatory statement he made on May 06. I have claimed Rs 10 crore as compensation besides seeking criminal prosecution against Isaac." Earlier, Isaac had reportedly alleged that Pillai is making use of his position as the BJP state president as a golden opportunity to sabotage development in Kerala.