Siddu, DKS in Delhi to finalise RS, MLC poll list
Revanna, however, has been giving some jitters to the party as Magadi is his ‘home turf’ for several years, they said.
Earlier, slamming the government over the issue, he said the Congress will put the lessons of these great leaders back in textbooks.
Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President DK Shivakumar on Monday expressed concern over the rising rate of unemployment-related suicides in the state.
A social media war broke out in the Congress party after former MP and actress Ramya took a dig at KPCC president DK Shivakumar on Twitter.
I certainly did not dupe the party of 8 crores.
State Congress president DK Shivakumar on Tuesday alleged that state Higher Education Minister Dr CN Ashwath Narayan had met the Congress MLA seeking 'protection' against raising issues.
During his tenure as Energy Minister, he said that for 30,000 posts people were recruited, and 'if anybody alleged that they have paid even Rs 10 for recruitment, I would retire from politics'.
MLA’s comment gives Cong another stick to beat BJP with, amidst the PSI scandal
But in political terms, it appears to be a turf battle between two Vokkaliga heavyweights —KPCC president DK Shivakumar and challenger Ashwath— for Ramanagara.
Congress leaders on Monday alleged that IT/BT Minister Dr CN Ashwath Narayan’s relative is involved in the PSI recruitment scam.
Addressing the media persons in the city, he said that the people of Karnataka are cursing themselves for bringing corrupt BJP government.
KPCC president DK Shivakumar on Wednesday hit out at senior BJP leaders for blaming Congress leaders of being involved in the violence that broke out in Hubballi last week.
The convict Sai Giridhar Rai, from Bellare in Sullia, on February 28, 2016, rang up Shivakumar on his mobile phone and took exception to frequent power cuts in his area.
Deciding to take the battle of 40 per cent commission allegations a notch higher, Congress leaders took out rallies and padayatras across the state on Saturday.