Congress Legislature Party leader Siddaramaiah on Sunday said that he will not contest from Chamundeshwari constituency in Mysuru in the 2023 Assembly elections.
Reddy was arrested by City Crime Branch in land-grab cases in February this year, and CCB police said some other people had also come forward to file cases of cheating against him.
JD(S) leader GT Devegowda on Friday said that the JD(S)-Congress leadership is confident of stopping BJP from proving majority in the floor of Karnataka Assembly on Saturday.
His eleventh-hour decision to also fight from Badami turned out to be advantageous for JD(S) and cost him badly.
All aspects of development in Varuna, which came about in last 5 years, have placed it far ahead of Chamundeshwari.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who is contesting the upcoming polls from Chamundeshwari constituency, filed his nomination on Friday.
As the going is getting tough for Siddaramaiah in Chamundeshwari and Chimmanakatti’s protest turning shrill, the party is said to be mulling to keep its options open for Badami.