BJP awaits High Command directions to stake claim
News

BJP awaits High Command directions to stake claim

July 24, 2019

I congratulate the future Chief Minister Yeddyurappa, says Sumalatha Ambarish

Bengaluru: Following H.D. Kumaraswamy-led Congress-JD(S) Coalition Government’s failure to prove confidence in the Assembly yesterday, BJP is all set to claim power. 

A day after the collapse of the Coalition Government, the residence of the Opposition BJP leader in the Assembly B.S. Yeddyurappa at Dollar’s Colony turned out to be a rosy one with large number of party leaders visiting and congratulating their leader who is all set to become the Chief Minister for a record fourth time.

Yeddyurappa said that he was awaiting advice from Central leadership to make the next move. Speaking to reporters  before meeting senior RSS leaders at ‘Keshava Krupa,’ the RSS Headquarters in Bengaluru this morning, Yeddyurappa said he had come to discuss issues with the RSS leaders and his next move on meeting the Governor or staking claim to form the BJP Government in the State will depend on instructions by the BJP Central leaders.

Yeddyurappa indicated that the BJP Legislature Party meeting will be held only after instructions received from the party Central leadership. 

Sources in the BJP said that the Central leadership had asked Yeddyurappa not to come to New Delhi immediately until there was a final decision on formation of the next Government in Karnataka.

Meanwhile, reports reaching here said that the 15 dissident MLAs, whose resignation is yet to be accepted by the Assembly Speaker, have decided not to return to Bengaluru until there was clarity over the formation of the next Government. Currently they are staying in Mumbai and Pune.

READ ALSO  CM caught between disqualified : Legislators and Party top brass

Independent Lok Sabha member and film actor-turned-politician Sumalatha Ambarish, who won from JD(S) stronghold of Mandya with the support of the BJP, congratulated Yeddyurappa over the fall of the Coalition Government in her Facebook post and said, “I congratulate the future Chief Minister Yeddyurappa.”

ONE COMMENT ON THIS POST To “BJP awaits High Command directions to stake claim”

  1. Suresh says:

    It will not be a surprise if Central BJP leadership opts for a young new face as Chief Minister of Karnataka, just as they sidelined Ananth Kumar’s wife for Lok Sabha Bangalore south seat by offering it to Tejaswi Surya.

ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]