Ahead of the crucial 2024 general assembly elections, the Janata Dal (Secular), led by former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy, joined the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Friday after meeting Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP president JP Nadda, who announced the alliance on X (Twitter.), formally, we discussed joining hands with the BJP. We've discussed the preliminary issues formally...There is no demand (from our side),"… read-more
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Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy met with Telangana CM and TRS leader K Chandrashekhar Rao, ahead of the general body elections in Hyderabad. The duo met at Pragati Bhawan on October 5. Kumaraswamy’s visit to KCR has come in view of the national party launch by the latter. Kumaraswamy along with 20 JDS legislators arrived at Hyderabad to attend the event.
Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy said that the police department has exposed itself in the Police Sub-Inspector (PSI) examination scam. He said that the BJP leaders had insulted an honest officer Kamal Pant. After which, his admirers in the department decided to teach them government a lesson by indulging in the scam. Kamal Pant was recently accused of lying about a murder in Bangalore's Chamrajpet, which started this, he added.
Karnataka Legislative Council’s Deputy Chairman SL Dharme Gowda, who was earlier manhandled by a few council members, was mysteriously found dead in Bellary's Gunasagara on December 29. Reportedly, the JD(S) leader had parked his car near a railway gate and informed his driver that he would be meeting someone. While the… read-more
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The Congress Party on October 7 announced that the ex- spokesperson of Janata Dal (Secular) Ramesh Babu would be their candidate from Karnataka South East Graduates' Constituency. Ramesh Babu, who officially joined the Karnataka Congress party on September 19, had earlier resigned from JDS after the party refused him a ticket for the MLC election. He had earlier won the MLC election from the teachers’ constituency. While JDS has appointed … read-more
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