Caught in a crisis ahead of the 2023 Assembly elections, the Jarkiholi brothers of Gokak have decided to go all out to showcase their strength.
“Siddaramaiah is projecting himself as the next chief minister and is seeking the support of the people. But first, he should get the support of (KPCC president) DK Shivakumar.
He said the first list of JDS candidates will be announced soon and a few leaders may quit as there are three to four aspirants in some constituencies.
“BJP leaders lack clarity over all issues. People from several constituencies are inviting me but I am in a dilemma to choose a constituency," Siddaramaiah said.
Grassroots party workers have voluntarily booked the tickets of participants by paying Rs 800 per head.
Kharge has the challenge of bringing the party back to power not only in Karnataka but across the country as his elevation will strengthen the party across states, he added.
Sriramulu topped it with a Sunday visit to the Municipal Grounds in Ballari, where the Congress had held a rally the previous day.
They used SCs and STs as vote banks.
The tremendous response to the party’s event in Bengaluru last week indicated that JDS is not just a rural party, but also enjoys a considerable support base in urban areas.
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AAP’s Brijesh Kalappa said Karnataka grows the finest areca nut and black pepper in the entire world.
It may be recalled that a few days ago, Rahul had made senior party leader Siddaramaiah run by holding his hand.
Meanwhile, some leaders from Dalit organisations, including Kunduru Muruli, previously with the JDS, also joined the Yatra voluntarily and showed up proudly with Rahul Gandhi.
Rahul, who claimed to have gauged the ground situation through his yatra, by communicating with people of all walks of life, expressed confidence of the Congress winning the 2023 polls.
Bommai said BJP is committed to increasing the reservation to give social justice to all oppressed communities.
Bommai and Yediyurappa will visit 50 Assembly segments in the next three months setting the tone for the BJP’s campaign for the 2023 Assembly polls.
It is a common belief that the neta who worships the deity first at the Hanuman temple in Myakalzeri village in Gadag district, is blessed with victory at the hustings.
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Revenue Minister R Ashoka released a poster with Siddaramaiah’s picture, accusing him of dropping cases against PFI activists when he was chief minister.
The Yogishwar-Ashwath Narayan combine hinted at taking on both the Congress and the JDS leaderships, to help the BJP make some ground.