- Tag results for Shivamogga
Yeddyurappa claimed that the by-election results once again proved that the Congress and the JD(S) were experts in hatching conspiracies.
Karnataka bypolls results declared: Congress-JD(S) alliance wins 4 out of 5 seats; BJP retains Shivamogga
JDS and Congress manage to lead in four of the five constituencies, while BJP candidate BY Raghavendra manages to maintain lead over JDS candidate Mandhu Bangarappa in Shivamogga LS seat.
Shivamogga Parliamentary constituency recorded 61.05% of polling in the bypoll held on Saturday.
Bypolls to Shivamogga, Mandya, and Ramanagara Lok Sabha seats, and Ballari and Jamkhandi assembly segments began at 7 am and will go on till 6 pm.
After the decision by the party, Raghavendra flagged off his election campaigning at three different phases.
Being an Ediga, former CM Sarekoppa Bangarappa enjoyed their confidence throughout his political career, but failed in his last parliamentary elections in 2009.
Except for the occasional campaign autos plying across the district blaring names of candidates, the constituency is yet to wake up to the heat of this bypoll.
A jail official told The New Indian Express that Arbaaz was lodged in a special cell as punishment for possessing cannabis (ganja).
It was a day of happy tidings for JD(S) on Sunday as Congress agreed to give up the Shivamogga Lok Sabha seat for JD(S) to contest in the November 3 bypoll.
Channabasappa told Express that he spoke to the commissioner for only two minutes and suggested Dasara be held on a grand note as there is lukewarm response to the celebration.
The lack of interest from own partymen is said to be another worry for the Congress that is yet to finalise its candidates for Ballari.
The state government has made a new proposal to dispose of the carcasses within forests so that carnivores feed on them.
One more consignment of nearly 250 pigs was shifted from the city to Madurai in Tamil Nadu on Monday.
New entrant Latha Ganesh (BJP) will be the first citizen of Shivamogga when the corporation meets to decide its mayor for the first term this season.
Other labourers said duo was not used to this kind of work but pressed into doing it by contractor