news Monday, July 06, 2015 - 05:30
Image source: Oommen Chandy/Facebook Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's look-alike, a Saudi Arabian national who is arriving here later this month, wants to meet him. It all began a month ago when someone posted the picture of Hassan Al-Assiri hailing from Jizan in the oil rich kingdom on the social media. The photo went viral due to his likeness to Chandy. Soon, Al-Assiri was spotted by a few Keralites who showed him the picture of Chandy. Oommen Chandy look-alike from Saudi coming to state | — Manorama Online (@manoramaonline) July 6, 2015 An amused Al-Assiri expressed his desire to meet Chandy after he came to know of his picture going viral. A close aide of Chandy told IANS that the chief minister was also amused when he was shown pictures of Al-Assiri. "The chief minister would be only glad to meet Al-Assiri if he wishes to come here to meet him (Chandy)," said the aide of Chandy. Al-Assiri is expected to arrive in the capital city, after the ongoing holy month of Ramadan is over. Recently, a Chandy look-alike was also spotted in Canada. #Kerala chief minister has a look-alike in Canada? | — Manorama Online (@manoramaonline) May 23, 2015 With IANS  
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