“No one is opposed to the setting up of a memorial for Vivekananda, and it could be decided through discussions.
The CPI(M) leader also criticised the Mayor for failure to set up a memorial for poet G. Sankara Kurup in the city.
It is also a publicly accepted fact that a memorial should be set up for Vivekananda.
Ms. Jain also suggested that it would be ideal to set up a memorial for Ramakrishnan at Thripunithura, his hometown.
The letter, which starts with Vivekananda Jayanthi greetings to the Chief Minister, notes that it is a shortcoming for the city that it has no memorial for Vivekananda, who had even visited Kochi.