P Padmakumar, who had served as the state secretary of the 'Hindu Aikya Vedi', told reporters here that he had decided to join the ruling CPI(M) in the state, after being fed up with the "political violence" and "inhumane stand" of the BJP-RSS.
"How many families have been orphaned due to the inhumane stand and politics of violence of RSS-BJP?" he asked.
Padmakumar met the media along with CPI(M) district secretary, Anavoor Nagappan.
Nagappan said Padmakumar has been given party membership.