MALAPPURAM: In the upcoming Lok Sabha election, DYFI district president M B Faisal will contest as the LDF candidate from Malappuram seat.
The announcement was made by CPM State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Saturday.
The general opinion that youths should be considered for the contest, however, stood in good stead for Faisal.
The names of former Minister and MP T K Hamsa and DYFI All India president P A Muhammed Riyaz were earlier doing the rounds.
A Vijaya Raghavan and Elamaram Kareem will be in charge of Malappuram constituency committee.
The last date for the submission of nomination is March 23. Parliament constituency convention will be held from 21 to 24. The candidate will begin election campaign on March 25 and the second phase of the campaign will begin by April 3.