Join hands with state coalition for secure govt at Centre: HDD
Malavalli: “To put an end to corruption in the country, join hands with the state coalition government by the Congress and Janata Dal (S) for a better and firm government. Help the coalition candidate from Mandya Nikhil Kumaraswamy win the Lok Sabha elections to make him a parliamentarian along with 20 other coalition candidates from the state”, said former prime minister and Janata Dal (S) Supremo H D Deve Gowda, here on Tuesday, April 16.
Sumalatha to join BJP, got video to prove it: C S Puttaraju
Mandya: The Mandya Lok Sabha constituency has been in the news for quite some time now. People are eager to see who emerges victorious in the poll battle between independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh and Congress-Janata Dal (S) candidate Nikhil Kumaraswamy. Now with just two days left for the polls, JD(S) leader C S Puttaraju has come up with a new twist in the story stating that Sumalatha is preparing to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Puttaraju has claimed that he has a video to prove this and that he would release a CD of the same very soon.
MLA Kumar Bangarappa campaigns for Sumalatha in Mandya
Mandya: Actor, BJP MLA from Soraba Kumar Bangarappa launched a campaign for actress Sumalatha Ambareesh, BJP backed independent candidate of Mandya Lok Sabha constituency. Kumar Bangarappa, son for former CM late S Bangarappa visited several parts of the constituency on Saturday and sought votes for Sumalatha.
Let American commandos provide security to Sumalatha: CM HDK
Mandya: "If independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh wants security, let her talk to PM Modi and also to US President Trump for American commando cover," ridiculed Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy at Borapura Helipad in Maddur on Saturday, April 13.
Madhu is dummy candidate: Kumar Bangarappa
Mandya: "The Congress-Janata Dal (S) coalition candidate for Shivamogga Lok Sabha constituency, Madhu Bangarappa is a dummy candidate. He is being used as a bait to attract votes. In a way, Madhu is like a sheep which is being fed only to be offered," ridiculed Kumar Bangarappa.
Sumalatha equated to 'siren’, 'touring talkies' by JDS MP Shivarame Gowda
Mandya: The coalition leaders of Congress and Janata Dal (S) have been continuously waging verbal war against the Mandya Lok Sabha independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh. Despite facing criticism from Sumalatha’s fans several times for going personal, JDS MP L R Shivarame Gowda has yet again made a fleeting comment about Sumalatha, here on Friday, April 12.
KPCC suspends seven leaders from Mandya LS constituency
Mandya: The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) has suspended seven party leaders from the Mandya Lok Sabha constituency for violating the party's directions and joining the campaign of independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh.
Justice prevails on me and Mandya with DC’s transfer: Sumalatha
Mandya: “Justice has prevailed on me and the people of Mandya with the Election Commission ensuring the transfer of Returning Officer and Deputy Commissioner N Manjushree for her biased scrutiny of the Congress-Janata Dal (S) coalition candidate Nikhil Kumaraswamy’s nomination”, said independent candidate from Mandya Lok Sabha constituency, Sumalatha Ambareesh, here on Wednesday, April 10.
Ready for open debate with Sumalatha: Nikhil
Mandya: "I am always ready for an open debate with independent candidate Sumalatha, said Nikhil Kumaraswamy, Congress-Janata Dal (S) coalition candidate from Mandya here on Tuesday, April 9.
JD(S) will do anything to defame me: Sumalatha
Mandya: "The Janata Dal (S) is playing cheap tricks to defeat me in the upcoming election and trying to malign the reputation of Rebel Star Ambareesh's family. JD(S) is trying to lure my people to withdraw their support to me," accused independent candidate Sumalatha.
HDK, Nikhil Kumaraswamy hold overnight meeting with party leaders at KRS
Mandya: If sources in the JDS party are to be believed, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy and his son, Sandalwood actor Nikhil Kumaraswamy, who is contesting from the Mandya Lok Sabha constituency, didn't sleep on Sunday night. Instead, they held a strategy meeting with their party leaders all night long.