A purported video of the MLA taking a jibe at the government for imposing restrictions on Ganesha Chaturthi went viral on Sunday.
“When Singh was Forests minister, he solved the decade-old problem of tribals residing in forest areas by legalising their properties.
Yatnal, a strident critic of Yediyurappa, however, said that Bommai will not be a rubber stamp chief minister.
'Yatnal should not make such statements before the media. Central leaders were in the State for three days and allowed all legislators to air their views.' said KS Eshwarappa.
"There should be no political interference while appointing heads of mutts...
On Renukacharya’s taunt that he should resign and get re-elected, Yogeeshwara said he had got elected as an independent, and from different parties as MLA five times.
'Enough, it is good to retire respectfully': Karnataka BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal to BS Yediyurappa
Yatnal has been openly demanding Yediyurappa's replacement and has repeatedly set dates for his removal, despite the party clarifying that the CM will continue.
Yogeeshwara also met Panchamsali Mutt pontiff Jaya Mryutunjaya Swami, who had been critical of the CM.
Yatnal was addressing a gathering after taking part in an event to mark the 130th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar in the city on Wednesday.
But Singh did not say what action would be taken against Patil and whether he would be expelled.
BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal continued to attack CM BS Yediyurappa and his son B Y Vijayendra, who is BJP state unit vice-president.
Speaking to the media here on Saturday, he said, “If there is any useless politician in the state, that is none other than Yatnal.
BJP MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal, a strident critic of Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, has come out in support of RDPR Minister K S Eshwarappa in the letter episode.
A group of these disgruntled MLAs met the chief minister at his official residence Cauvery on Monday evening.
According to Basanagouda Patil Yatnal, change will happen after the elections to the five states are over.