Vidhana Soudha

Covid casts shadow over Ayudha Puja at Soudha

Dasara, called the Nada Habba or the festival of the land, is one of the biggest celebrations in the state and has been observed over the years at Vidhana Soudha.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Staff dirty up Soudhas, department issues warning

Don’t throw used paper cups, plastic covers, water bottles from the upper floors. Keep the premises clean.

published on : 21st October 2020

After 5 yrs, Pandit Nehru’s statue to be back on its pedestal

Congress MLCs demanded that the state government reinstall the statue in its original place before Nehru’s birth anniversary on November 14.

published on : 24th September 2020

No funds, all work has stopped, complain MLAs 

Kadur MLA Belli Prakash and Horticulture Minister KC Narayana Gowda may have clashed in the Vidhana Soudha in public.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Ahead of Karnataka legislature session, COVID-negative certificate may be must for lawmakers

To avoid crowding at Vidhana Soudha, the public will not be allowed to witness the session this time, sources said.

published on : 1st September 2020

Session in Vidhana Soudha, doors to be kept open

Doors and windows of the Assembly Hall will be kept open during the session, while glass shields will be placed between chairs. All members have to wear a face mask and a face shield.

published on : 25th August 2020

Cleaning staff shortage sweeps Vidhana Soudha

Despite the building being used sparingly, workload for maintenance staff has only increased owing to the Covid crisis

published on : 31st July 2020

Karnataka CM directs shifting of some govt offices to Belagavi's Suvarna Vidhana Soudha

Suvarna Vidhana Soudha, modelled on Vidhana Soudha, where legislature session is held once a year, was built as an assertion that Belagavi is an integral part of Karnataka.

published on : 3rd June 2020

After Vidhana Soudha, Speaker restricts media at Legislators Home

The Legislators Home, known as LH, is located right next to Vidhana Soudha. It has five buildings and around 600 rooms, along with a food court and other facilities.

published on : 22nd February 2020

15 years on, netas still see Vikasa as the lesser Soudha, insist on Vidhana office 

Last week, soon after the new ministers took oath at Raj Bhavan, they were allotted offices, even before their portfolios were announced.

published on : 15th February 2020

HD Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM in front of Vidhana Soudha

While the swearing-in ceremony of former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa was a simple affair held at the Glass House of the Raj Bhavan, H D Kumaraswamy wants it to be a mega event that could see partic

published on : 21st May 2018

Karnataka power tussle HIGHLIGHTS: BJP's Yeddyurappa resigns before floor test; Kumaraswamy to swear-in as CM on May 23

The two-day-old BJP government collapsed on Saturday as Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa quit even before the scheduled floor test at 4 pm.

published on : 19th May 2018

Karnataka political turmoil: Vidhana Soudha turns into fortress for floor test

There will be heavy police deployment at Vidhana Soudha and entry will be barred for the general public.

published on : 19th May 2018