Bengaluru: The Congress in Karnataka which claims to have one of the toughest screening process while selecting candidates, would however not make the one-family-one-ticket policy applicable.
The list of aspirants is never ending and parties in Karnataka are having a torrid time in finalising the list for the forthcoming Assembly Elections 2018. The Congress and the BJP wants to leave nothing to chance are trying to put together their best candidates.
The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee office located on Queen’s Road, Bengaluru is buzzing with activity. As the screening committee goes over scores of applications, there is also talk about the application fee structure.
The Karnataka BJP took on former MTV Roadies judge and actor Raghu Ram who had said that the BJP was spreading hatred on its official Twitter handle.
The RSS is set to play a major role in the upcoming Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018. While it would not directly involve itself in the elections, it would help the BJP which is making a bid to form the next government in Karnataka.
Getting a ticket to contest the Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018 in the Congress would not exactly be an easy task. The top brass of the Congress has been spending a considerable amount of time at the Karnataka Pradesh Committee Office in Bengaluru grilling aspirants.
Bengaluru: In a shocking incident, Karnataka Lokayukta Justice P Vishwanath Shetty was stabbed in his office today. The incident occurred when Justice Shetty had called in a person for questioning in connection with a case. He has been admitted to hospital, but is out of danger, Home Minister of Karnataka, Ramalinga Reddy said.
Bengaluru: There is no doubt that there has been a security breach says Justice Santhosh Hegde on the incident in which Justice P Vishwanath Shetty, the Lokayukta of Karnataka was stabbed.
Justice Shetty was stabbed by a person called Tejraj Sharma, a resident of Tumkur near Bangalore on Wednesday.
Karnataka BJP chief, B S Yeddyurappa said that a survey would be conducted by an external agency before tickets are distributed for the 2018 Karnataka Assembly elections. Yeddyurappa however did not go on to reveal the exact details of what the survey would be and also the factors that would be taken into account.