Lakhan Jarkiholi

Lakhan Jarkiholi blames secret meet between Congress, BJP leaders for BJP's loss in Belagavi MLC poll

"It is unfortunate that the leaders are now trying to hold Ramesh Jarkiholi responsible for the defeat of the BJP candidate,'' he reiterated

published on : 15th December 2021

Karnataka MLC elections roundup: Big gains for BJP; Congress holds ground

In Council polls, saffron party wins 11 seats, but falls short of majority; Congress gets 11, JDS 2, Independent 1

published on : 15th December 2021

Karnataka MCL Elections: Shock for BJP as Congress pulls off victory, Lakhan comes second in Belagavi

This is a big setback for the BJP, as it lost the election despite having 13 of 18 MLAs, and 3 MPs in Belagavi district. 

published on : 15th December 2021

Karnataka BJP tries hard to retain majority in Upper House ahead of elections

Party sources indicated that allowing Lakhan Jarkiholi, younger brother of Ramesh, to contest as an independent from the Belagavi dual-seat constituency too is part of a larger strategy.

published on : 29th November 2021

Belagavi MLC Election: Jarkiholis throw weight behind brother Lakhan as campaign gains pace

Without saying it openly, Balachandra made his stand clear that his brother should get one of the preferential votes and not Hattiholi.

published on : 28th November 2021

It’s battle of prestige for Belagavi’s two big families -- Jarkiholis, Hebbalkar

The Congress has named Channaraj Hattiholi, brother of Laxmi Hebbalkar, as its candidate while the BJP has fielded sitting MLC Mahantesh Kavatagimath.

published on : 24th November 2021

Suspense ends, Lakhan Jarkiholi to file papers as independent

A large number of the members of various local bodies also will join Lakhan’s procession which will commence at noon from the Sardar Grounds.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Youngest Jarkiholi sibling -- Lakhan -- to contest as independent for Belagavi local body poll

According to sources, the Jarkiholis decided to field Lakhan only after the BJP leadership indicated that it may field only one candidate and Lakhan may not get a chance.

published on : 18th November 2021

Gokak brothers eye Council route for Lakhan Jarkiholi

Ever since the BJP leaders met him in Gokak, seeking his support, the brothers are said to be making all efforts to get the BJP to field him in the Council polls.

published on : 30th June 2021