Corruption, scams and tainted ministers in the Congress-led UDF, rampant infighting in the CPM-led LDF. Will the BJP be able to tap in to an electorate tired of Kerala's limited political choices and open their account in the upcoming polls? Are fears of religious polarization in a state known for its communal harmony real or unfounded? Will caste based tie ups help the BJP consolidate a 'Hindu Vote' in a state known for its pluralism and communal harmony?
India Matters travels across Kerala to track an election campaign that's heating up along with soaring temperatures.