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Shah also asked the other backward classes (OBCs) to vote out the Siddaramaiah government in the upcoming elections.
After Karnataka, Delhi hit by Tipu Sultan row as CM Arvind Kejriwal unveils portrait on Republic Day
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on the occasion of Republic Day, uncovered Tipu Sultan’s portrait among 70 other personalities, including revolutionaries, freedom fighters, and heroes.
Prasad exhorted the party higher-ups to restrain those leaders within the organisation who have been commenting on the Constitution.
The state government has also imposed prohibitory orders in the Kodagu district, which has been the center of opposition to the celebrations.
Tipu Jayanti celebrations: Section 144 imposed; Over 150 BJP protestors detained in Karnataka's Kodagu, Hubli
BJP workers who took part in anti-Tipu Jayanti protests in Karnataka's Hubli and Kodagu today were detained by police in both places, reported news agency ANI.
Speaking at the anti-Tipu celebrations held, Cariyappa demanded the state government to cancel the state-sponsored event.
The Chief Minister said the government will go ahead with Tipu Jayanti celebration and added that there is no need to seek anybody's permission for that.
Siddaramaiah said the invitation will be sent out to all the central and state leaders and added that it is up to them to accept or not.