NOT A QUOTA MAN
Still to get over the disbelief of his surprise appointment as the Kerala Congress president in February, V.M. Sudheeran faces a tough challenge: To resist caste and community pressures. He was recently forced to refute claims that he was made party chief because he belonged to the Ezhava community. “I was chosen as the PCC chief because I am a Congress man,” Sudheeran protested.