The Congress clearly unhappy that its life-long member and former President of India, Pranab Mukherjee is attending an RSS event at Nagpur today. Many senior Congress leaders have spoken out against his decision, including his daughter who said that the speech at Nagpur would be forgotten, but not the visuals.
Bengaluru: The big surprise for all in the Congress list of candidates was with regard to Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah. The Congress put to rest all speculation that the CM would be contesting two seats-Chamundeshwari and Badami. He will now contest from Chamundeshwari only while his son would battle it from the neighbouring Varuna.
There is still no clarity on whether Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah would contest from the Chamundeshwari assembly constituency. While the CM is keen on contesting the seat, the high command is however against it.
The CBI is in possession of documents from Milan which have incriminating details about the involvement of several persons in India with regard to the chopper deal.