The National Democratic Alliance will contest in all 20 seats in Kerala in the Lok Sabha elections, said BJP national secretary P Muralidhar Rao. While BJP will field candidates in 14 constituencies, BDJS will fight from five. Beyond this, P C Thomas will also be in the fray, he said.
Meanwhile, fight within BJP leaders for certain seats was solved when the national leadership asked state president Sreedharan Pillai not to contest, reported TV channels. According to the latest reports, K Surendran will fight from Pathanamthitta. Tom Vadakkan and Alphons Kannanthanam will also be in the fray.