Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, recalling his association with Umesh Katti, said that he knew him for the last four decades.
Umesh Katti contested all the elections to the state assembly (since 1985) from JDU and JDS until he contested the 2008 election on a BJP ticket.
The Kattis of Hukkeri shot to prominence after the victory of Umesh Katti as MLA for the first time in 1985 as a member of the Janata Dal.
JDS, getting into poll mode, is eager to increase its footprint across the state and get a majority on its own.
If we firmly demand separate statehood for North Karnataka, chances are bright.
‘Dividing state is like betraying mother, motherland, mother tongue’
Katti said that a debate is trending on social media that over 50 new states will be formed in the country after the next Lok Sabha polls.
The hagevu is a traditional stockyard for grains, still in use in Timmapur village in Gadag, and many other villages in North K’taka
As Patil looks cornered in the party, the march signifies a parallel to the party’s proposed Padayatra for Mahadayi and Krishan projects.
After the death of a medical student from Haveri in war-hit Ukraine, the parents of Indian students from several parts of North Karnataka are in panic mode.
Technical error leads to confusion, leaves poor parents confused, running from pillar to post.