Asked to comment on Siddaramaiah's statement that he and Basangouda Yatnal were challenging Yediyurappa at the instigation of BL Santosh, Eshwarappa said it is just a figment of his imagination
Corruption, nepotism and illegalities were not restricted to only Rural Development Department, Leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah said, it was there in every department of this government.
This comes as a second shocker for the Congress in the region after it ceded the mayoral post in Mysuru to JDS to continue the alliance.
The JDS has fielded a Muslim candidate for the Basavakalyan bypoll as it has an understanding with the BJP, former chief minister Siddaramaiah said here on Tuesday.
On the allegation made by the parents of the woman that DK Shivakumar is harbouring her, Siddaramaiah said he has nothing to say as the KPCC President has clarified that he has no links with the row
For the sake of people's health, the government should ban processions, protests and congregation for a fortnight, the former chief minister told the media in Kalaburagi.
The State Government and Opposition Congress indulged in a political slugfest over the number of Covid-19 deaths and the government’s alleged attempts to hide facts.
He said that this year’s budget shows committed expenditure at 102%, which means the government has to borrow again to pay the salaries of its employees.
He felt that the Special Investigation Team constituted by the State Government is focussing only on the alleged conspiracy against Ramesh.
Siddaramaiah’s statement came during N Mahesh’s debate on the budget.
Meanwhile, social media handles of Congress and BJP in Karnataka have been engaging in a war over tweets.
The Assembly on Monday saw Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa and Opposition leader Siddaramaiah engage in a war of words, as the latter made his speech on the State budget for 2021-2022.
His announcement came after a few ministers took jibes at his criticism of the budget and reminded him that he had said he wouldn’t contest any more elections.
The Congress leader said the ruling BJP had no political conviction and was only concerned about winning elections, and not committed to providing social justice to all.
So we have decided to protest against the presentation of the budget,” Siddaramaiah told reporters.