I will merge with Hassan soil: Former PM H D Devegowda
Sakleshpur: One of the trademarks of the election campaign by the JDS' first family, is using emotional issues to win over the hearts of the voters. On Wednesday, April 3, former prime minister H D Devegowda used the same strategy in a village in the Sakleshpur taluk.
IT team raids PWD office at Hassan, important documents seized
Hassan: In a huge embarrassment to the ruling JDS-Congress alliance, IT officials raided the PWD district office in Hassan, the home town of PWD minister H D Revanna, and seized a few important documents. The raids continued on the houses of several PWD engineers across the district.
Hassan district BJP Chief Yoga Ramesh meets former CM Siddaramaiah
Hassan:Former minister A Manju's entry into the saffron party has not gone down well with the BJP Hassan district unit. A day after Manju announced his entry into the BJP, party district unit president Yoga Ramesh met Congress leader, former CM Siddaramaiah at his city residence.
MLC Shrikante Gowda denies reacting on ‘Gowdati’ comment made on Sumalatha
Hassan: Janata Dal (S) MLC K T Shrikante Gowda’s statement on actor-politician Late Ambareesh’s wife Sumalatha Ambareesh, saying that she was not a ‘Gowdati’ of Mandya, had ignited a spark in the state politics as well as created distress among the fans and supporters of Ambareesh. Now, when asked about the same, Shrikante Gowda has refused to clarify on the matter and said, “It’s a closed chapter”, here on Sunday, February 10.
A Manju urges JDS not to contest from Mandya and Hassan
Hassan: As the Janata Dal (S) has decided to field its candidates in Mandya and Hassan independently for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha election, former MLA from Congress A Manju has demanded that the coalition partner forgo its seats for Congress, here on Saturday, February 2.