Dissatisfaction among BJP leaders regarding appointment of state president:Will reply to BJP’s allegations in the assembly session:Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

Dr.Thomas (Special Correspondent)

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that the government is creating a peaceful atmosphere in the state without indulging in hate politics.

He said that a fitting reply will be given in the upcoming assembly session to the allegations of corruption made by the BJP against the government.

He was speaking to the media in Mysore today.Commenting on the election of BJP’s R.Ashok as the leader of the opposition,the chief Minister said that we are not worried about who is the opposition leader.

Our Congress government,which has formed the government with the blessings of the people,is fulfilling the promises it made to the people.

He said that the government is creating a peaceful atmosphere in the state without indulging in hate politics.

In response to former CM Kumaraswamy’s tweet about the transfer of Vivekananda,the CM said that Vivekananda is the Block Education Officer of Mysore Rural taluk.

Kumaraswamy has spoken about him and not about V.V.Puram,Bengaluru’s Inspector Vivekananda who is transferred to Chamarajanagar district.The CM said that they can verify the same with the local MLA.

Making nonsensical statements out of anxiety:

Reacting to BJP’s poster movement against Congress,the CM said that people have taught BJP a proper lesson.The BJP and JDS had dreamed of forming a coalition government .

But the fact that Congress won 136 seats has made them anxious and they are making meaningless statements,the CM said.

*Will not respond to false accusations:

Responding to Kumaraswamy’s statement that Congress showing Kaurava culture towards him,the CM said Kumaraswamy has never proved his allegations. He is into politics of hatred and jealousy.

JD(S) who got 38 seats has now come down to 19 seats.There is no need to reply to their false accusations, he said.

Responding to a question on the term of local bodies of Mysore which has ended,the CM said that a suitable decision will be taken after discussing the matter.

A crime,however minor, is a crime:

Responding to Kumaraswamy’s statement that there was a lot of information in the Pendrive and the ruling party had asked him not to reveal it,the CM said ” why did he not mention it even though the assembly session was held after his pen drive statement? let him provide information about who requested non-disclosure of the pen drive.

Kumaraswamy,who has stolen power as a former chief minister, has no moral right to make such statements. He has accepted the crime of electricity theft by paying fine” The CM said that”a crime is a crime even if it is small”

*Dissatisfaction among BJP leaders with regard to appointment of State president:

Responding to former CM Yediyurappa’s statement that BJP will come back to power even if the elections are held today, the CM said that the is sitting in the opposition party after getting only 66 seats in the elections.

His son Vijayendra has been made the party’s state president, leaving many of his party leaders unhappy”He said that everyone will witness BJP’s situation shortly.