|Sportstar Aces Awards 2023 | VOTE FOR TOP CATEGORIES

Two MLAs from Hassan in talks with Cong., says DKS

January 21, 2023 08:01 pm | Updated January 26, 2023 09:44 am IST - Hassan

KPCC president D.K. Shivakumar has said two MLAs of Hassan district are in consultation with leaders of the Congress to join the party.

Speaking at the Praja Dhwani rally in Hassan on Friday, January 20, Mr. Shivakumar said many leaders from other parties had been joining the party in many districts. “Two MLAs from Hassan are in consultation with the party. I don’t want to reveal the names now,” he said.

Former legislator Y.S.V. Datta, who represented Kadur MLA in Chikkamagaluru district, has already joined the party. Former MLA Madhu Bangarappa of Shivamogga district has already joined the party. “Similarly, Srinivasa Gowda of Kolar had quit the JD(S) and joined the Congress. He has invited Siddaramaiah to contest from the constituency,” he said.

Top News Today


Comments have to be in English, and in full sentences. They cannot be abusive or personal. Please abide by our community guidelines for posting your comments.

We have migrated to a new commenting platform. If you are already a registered user of The Hindu and logged in, you may continue to engage with our articles. If you do not have an account please register and login to post comments. Users can access their older comments by logging into their accounts on Vuukle.