Now nonagenarian Kerala politician VS Achuthanandan takes to online campaigning
news Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 22:30

“He is young in mind and his actions. Therefore, it is natural he takes to social media”, said former MP NN Krishnadas, at the launch of the web portal of V.S. Achutanandan, nonagenarian and Opposition leader in Kerala, according to the New Indian Express. The website was inaugurated by CPI (M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan at an event held in the district committee office in Palakkad on Sunday.

 Speaking at the launch, Achuthanandan encouraged his supporters to reach out to him through social media. “This is not a one-way traffic. You can also travel and reach out to me. You should do so. This is just a beginning. The success of the portal is not only vested in me but in each one of you. That is what I desire,” he was quoted as saying.

 The veteran leader will be available on Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Google Plus. A dedicated team will put out VS’s views on various issues on Twitter. And people will be to interact with him on Facebook as well. The same will be followed for google plus and WhatsApp as well. 

 VS Achuthanandan’s website is accessible at the address http://

His official Facebook page can be accessed at

He will tweet from the handle @vs1923.

His Google Plus page is available at

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