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How LDF's handling of three crises could shape the poll narrative in Kerala

The electorate is most likely to rate the govt on its response to the flood, its management of the economy after GST, and its recent response to Covid-19

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Kerala | Kerala Assembly elections | GST

Abhishek Waghmare  |  Pune 



Malappuram: Rescue operation underway at an area affected by landslide due to heavy rain, in Malappuram district, Saturday, August 10, 2019. Photo: PTI
File picture of rescue operations underway at an area affected by landslide due to heavy rain, in Malappuram district. Photo: PTI

The tenure of the current Left Democratic Front (LDF) government in has been dramatic. Right at its midpoint, was hit by an unprecedented flood that ravaged large swathes of farmland and inundated towns and cities. Tens of thousands of houses were washed away, some 100,000 were severely damaged, and another 700,000, partially damaged.

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First Published: Wed, March 24 2021. 11:36 IST

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