Youth march organised by the Democratic Youth Federation of India Kerala State committee with the slogan “Casteless society and secular Kerala” began on 4th January in Kasargod. Com Nilolpal Basu CPIM Central Secretarite member inaugurated the march by giving the white flag to march leaders. The march, led by DYFI State president Com M. Swaraj and DYFI State Secretary Com. T V Rajesh MLA has been organised to highlight the recent developments in Kerala ruled by the Congress-led United Democratic Front, which, the organisation said, had tarnished the cherished secular values of the State and turned it into a hotbed of caste and communal wrangles. The month long march will conclude in Thiruvananthapuram on the 4th of February with a huge youth meeting planned to be attended by 1 lakh youngsters from Thiruvanathapuram district alone. The march will conclude in Thiruvananthapuram after traversing through 13 districts.
DYFI All India president M.B. Rajesh, MP; P. Karunakaran, MP; P. Sreeramakrishnan MLA and CPI(M) district secretary K.P. Satheesh Chandran were present during the inaugural ceremony. A huge youth rally was organised on behalf of the function in kumbala.