The turning point in the sexual assault case against Binoy Kodieri. It was revealed that Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's wife Vinodini had met the complainant. Binoy Kodiyeri's mother had met the complainant in Mumbai. Relatives of the victim said that the complaint was reported to the CPM state secretary Kodiyeri. Kodiyeri did not respond, saying that Binoy was threatened by it. The complainant handed over the phone records to the police.
Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has asked the central leadership to step down as secretary in the wake of the controversy surrounding his son. The central leadership is of the view that Kodiyeri's withdrawal will be a political setback in the allegation against Binoy Kodiyeri. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijay held a special meeting with the Kodiyeri secretariat before the meeting.
The CPM has been plunged into deeper crisis by the high torture case against Kodiyeri's son and the suicide of an expatriate in Andhra Pradesh municipality as he plans to reverse the tide of the defeat.
Kodiyeri has informed the central leadership about his decision to step down as the party secretary as his complaint against his son has worsened.Kodiyeri Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and PB member S Ramachandran Pillai held a special discussion at the AKG Center after returning from Ayurveda treatment.
The central leaders are of the view that Kodiyeri should not be given the privilege of accusing his son. The Chief Minister is of the view that if he resigns as Secretary, the party will be a crisis. The central leadership is of the view that the decision of the state is the decision of the state.