Is Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah in search of a safe seat? Siddaramaiah who won the previous elections from the Chamundeshwari constituency may be looking for a safe seat as his political rivals both within his party and outside at looking to get him defeated.
The BJP likened Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah to Hafiz Saeed, the chief of the Lashkar-e-Tayiba.
The BJP has accused Chief Minister of Karnataka, Siddaramaiah of de-notifying a 2.39 acre of land near Lalbagh in the heart of the city, meant for a park and public amenities, in favour of a private real estate developer.
Water would play a crucial role in the upcoming Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018. The Mahadayi row has taken centre stage already and this issue would be crucial to any party’s prospects in North Karnataka where are there over 50 assembly seats.
The Siddaramaiah led Congress government launched a logo for Bengaluru. Aimed at giving the IT capital a brand identity the same is similar to that of New York, London and Amsterdam.
With the BJP taking both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the party in Karnataka seems to be in an upbeat mood. The writing on the wall is clear said BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Karnataka, B S Yeddyurappa.
The city of Bengaluru was battered by rains. In fact rains that hit the city on Tuesday and Wednesday was the highest recorded in the past 127 years. People complained of flooding and it was clear that the government had not undertaken any work to tackle flooding.
Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah threw open a challenge to BJP’s national president Amit Shah and said that his government in Karnataka cannot be dislodged. Shah may have succeeded in Uttar Pradesh, but will not be able to repeat that in Karnataka, Siddaramaiah said.
Siddaramaiah will play Chief Minister Siddaramaiah in an upcoming movie. The English-Kannada movie, Summer Holidays would see the Karnataka Chief Minister play himself. Incidentally he would become the first Chief Minister to act in a movie while in office.
There are 43 complaints of corruption against Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah pending before the Lokayukta. The complaints are pending in various stages.