States that restrictions in Western Ghats not feasible, will be counter-productive
High-voltage public campaigning for the crucial December 5 bypolls, that saw allegations and counter allegations fly, came to an end on Tuesday evening.
In a whirlwind campaign in Bengaluru, Yediyurappa says BJP will win all 15 seats in next week’s bypolls
Overall, assessments point to advantage BJP; Congress gives itself edge in 5 seats, while the JDS looks at 2
He was informed by the BBMP officials that 630 houses were affected, of which 390 belong to economically weak people.
Former CM HD Kumaraswamy, who was campaigning in Chikkaballapur, said the party is ready to face any election, including mid-term polls.
Party alleges CM is appealing to sectarian sentiments, EC ignoring complaints against BJP on poll code violations.
Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa played the ‘native card’ to win over voters in K R Pet, appealing to them to rise above caste, religion and creed for the upcoming bypolls.
BJP which made Savadi Deputy Chief Minister, despite him not being a legislator, has denied him ticket to contest the bypoll from Athani, leading to speculations about his continuity in the Ministry.
On Thursday, BJP State General Secretary and in-charge of bypolls Aravind Limbavali released the party’s campaign material, which focuses on political stability and development.
Expressing anguish over conducting fair and free elections, he said no action has been taken even after sarees and cookers were seized recently.
Asked about the State Election Commission’s readiness to hold elections, Sanjiv Kumar, who completes 24 months as CEO, said during his tenure, there have been some election or the other continuously.
BJP leaders, including Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, BJP state president Nalin Kumar Kateel and others, will be travelling across 15 assembly constituencies starting from November 23.
The Kuruba community has demanded the minister’s resignation, and called for a bandh in Huliyar and Shikaripura on Thursday.
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