However, the defeat in Mysuru, Chamarajanagar and Bagalkot came as a huge blow for the Congress leader
Cong high command asks top leaders to ensure survival; HDK ready to ‘sacrifice’ party president, says a source
Siddaramaiah says BJP questioned EVMs first; shows Narasimha Rao's book 'Democracy at risk due to EVMs'
In his tweets, Shah condemned those questioning the EVMs saying that opposing EVMs is an insult to the voters.
A H Vishwanath yet again attacking CLP leader Siddaramaiah over the latter's 'failure' to bring out a common minimum programme even after a year of the government coming to power.
Congress leader Roshan Baig blames Siddaramaiah for JDS alliance failure, calls KC Venugopal 'buffoon'
Buffoons like Venugopal, the arrogant attitude of Siddaramaiah and the flop show of Gundu Rao...The result is this, Baig told media.
Last year in October, former PM HD Deve Gowda and his protege-turned-political rival Siddaramaiah addressed their first joint press conference in Bengaluru after a gap of nearly 12 years.
Cong president summons squabbling leaders, reminds them of 5-yr commitment to HDK
In Karnataka, all political parties are in a flux, but one wonders if the former CM should have become such an accurate chronicler of the mess that surrounds him.
JD(S) state President AH Vishwanath hit out at the veteran Congress leader for not inducting him and the Pradesh Congress chief Dinesh Gundu Rao to the ruling coalition's coordination committee.
The senior Congress leader also attacked BJP over the statements given by MPs Anant Kumar Hegde and Navin Kateel in support of Thakur's comments and asserted that they knew nothing about India's past.
The tweet was definitely not taken lightly, considering the already strained relations between the coalition partners.
The JDS-Congress combine, according to him, would have won 25 seats if they had worked together, keeping aside their differences.
This sparked tension among the Congress supporters present in large numbers, who started shouting anti-Modi slogans.
He was addressing reporters after campaigning for party candidate Chikkanagoudar in Kundgol.
Taking a dig at Bharatiya Janata Party state chief B S Yeddyurappa, former chief minister Siddaramaiah said the former has been trying to occupy the CM’s chair for the last one year but in vain.