The issues such as problems of plantation workers and land encroachment by current Idukki MP Joyce George will be raised y Gomathi during the elections. Gomathi said that the victory or failure doesn’t matter to me but that, it was important to reveal the true
“I wont refuse if any political parties show me solidarity. I just want to expose these liars.” she said. The major barrier in front of her is the financial burden election brings. she added.
In September 2015, the women plantation workers under the aegis of Pembalai Orumai (women’s unity) protested against Kannan-Devan Hills Plantations demanding better wages and working conditions for its 4000-odd women employees .
Same year, Gomathi was elected from the Nallathanni division to the Devikulam block panchayat, which was seen as a major success for their movement. She was one of the 39 candidates fielded by the Orumai in Idukki district. Two other candidates of the front, Vellathayi and Mariyammal won in their respective seats in the Munnar grama panchayat.