The Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) has announced its support for the Congress candidate Ramya in the Lok Sabha election.

K.S. Puttannaiah, Melkote MLA, who is also a KRRS leader, said that the actor-turned-politician had been working for the development of the district.

Addressing KRRS members at a meeting at Mahadeshwara Pura village in Pandavapura taluk on Friday, Mr. Puttannaiah requested voters to elect Ms. Ramya in the elections.

Ms. Ramya, who was present at the meeting, thanked the KRRS leader for extending support to her.