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BJP holds road show at Nanjangud
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BJP holds road show at Nanjangud

Stepping up the party’s campaign ahead of Apr.9 Nanjangud by-poll, top BJP leaders of the State held road shows across the town yesterday. The BJP took out an impressive rally from Chintamani Ganesha Temple on Ooty Road. The rally passed through Rashtrapathi Road, Bazar Road, Bus Stand Road and M.G. Road before culminating at a…

CM on hectic campaign trail in Gundlupet
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CM on hectic campaign trail in Gundlupet

With the Gundlupet by-poll fast approaching, both the Congress and the BJP are leaving no stone unturned to make sure their respective candidates emerge victorious. They have taken the by-poll as a prestige issue and have been conducting hectic campaigns in the constituency over the past couple of weeks. CM Siddharamaiah, who stayed overnight in…

BJP accuses Congress of distributing money
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BJP accuses Congress of distributing money

Even as the by-polls campaign by the Congress and BJP getting bitter by the day, with leaders of both the parties trading charges against each other, the BJP yesterday charged Congress leaders of distributing money to the voters. After getting information that Congress leaders were distributing money to Nanjangud voters at a Kalyana Mantap on…

Election officials seize 50 vehicles belonging to Congress, BJP
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Election officials seize 50 vehicles belonging to Congress, BJP

Election officials yesterday seized more than 50 vehicles belonging to Congress and BJP leaders which were used for Gundlupet by-poll public campaign without permission. The vehicles seized included that of youth Congress leader Dr. Yatindra, son of Chief Minister Siddharamaiah, R. Raghu Kautilya of the BJP, KPCC Organising Secretary, Chamarajanagar ZP Vice-President Basavaraj, Tour Municipality…

Campaigning hots-up at Nanjangud
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Campaigning hots-up at Nanjangud

Just as the countdown for the Apr.9 Nanjangud by-poll has begun, leaders from the ruling Congress and Opposition BJP have stepped up campaigning across the constituency. Former CM and State BJP President B.S. Yeddyurappa campaigned at Kattawadipura, Kanakanagara and industrial area of the constituency this morning, seeking votes for the party candidate V. Sreenivasa Prasad….

By-polls: Liquor licence suspended
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By-polls: Liquor licence suspended

In the backdrop of Nanjangud by-poll, the officials who raided liquor shops in the constituency recently, have temporarily susapended liquor licences of MSIL wine shop at Hedathale and Shiva Wines at Hullahalli in Nanjangud taluk from Mar. 22 to April 10. The licences were suspended for holding less stocks, according to the Deputy Commissioner of…

NANJANGUD BY-ELECTION: Surprise checks on poll freebies
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NANJANGUD BY-ELECTION: Surprise checks on poll freebies

DG&IGP reviews poll security; DC asks officials to conduct night raids Director General and Inspector General of Police Rupak Kumar Dutta visited Nanjangud constituency this afternoon to take stock of the law and order situation and the security arrangements that have been made for the forthcoming by-election on April 9. In another meeting held at…

Congress making false promises to Dalits: Eshwarappa
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Congress making false promises to Dalits: Eshwarappa

Accusing the Congress of making false promises to dalits, senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister K.S. Eshwarappa today questioned the Government why it had not made public the Backward Classes Commission report. Addressing the press meet at Hotel Southern Star here this morning, Eshwarappa said that CM Siddharamaiah’s latest announcement that the Congress…

Excise raids in Nanjangud: 21 arrested, 36 cases registered
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Excise raids in Nanjangud: 21 arrested, 36 cases registered

The Excise Department, which conducted 122 raids between March 9 and  27, have registered a total of 36 cases and have arrested 21 persons besides seizing  85,260 litres of liquor, three vehicles   and suspension of licences of two wine shops in Nanjangud taluk. The raids were conducted following violation of rules, which was imposed in…

CM to arrive in city this evening
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CM to arrive in city this evening

With an intention of leading the Congress poll campaign for the Nanjangud and Gundlupet bypolls, Chief Minister Siddharamaiah will arrive in city at 7 pm this evening. After staying for the night in the city, the CM will hold road shows across Nanjangud and Gundlupet Assembly segments on Mar.31 and April 1. Siddharamaiah will return…

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