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DVS abstained from Mini-Vidhana inaugural to avoid embarrassment, allege Congress workers

DVS abstained from Mini-Vidhana inaugural to avoid embarrassment, allege Congress workers

Congress workers of Puttur have alleged that Union Law minister and former chief minister DV Sadananda Gowda had abstained from the inaugural of the Mini Vidhana Saudha in his hometown Puttur recently, just to avoid embarrassment as he had done nothing for the taluk during his chief ministership.
The Congressmen in the town also feel that the BJP workers who are unable to admit this have alleged that they have been neglected. The Congress meanwhile has also clarified that no one has been neglected.

Puttur Congress group complains against MLA Shakuntala Shetty with party leadership

Puttur Congress group complains against MLA Shakuntala Shetty with party leadership

A delegation of Congressmen led by sacked Puttur block Congress Chief Kavu Hemanath Shetty met KPCC Chief Dr G Parameshwar and CM Siddaramaiah in Bengaluru and has lodged a complaint against Puttur MLA Shakuntala Shetty.

Chief Officer raises eyebrows by wishing that MLA Shaku becomes minister

Chief Officer raises eyebrows by wishing that MLA Shaku becomes minister

It’s nothing surprise if party leaders wish that their party MLA or MP rises to the post of a minister. But it would certainly raise eyebrows if a CMC Chief Officer makes such a wish. This was what happened in Puttur recently. The CMC Chief Officer has wished that local MLA Shakuntala Shetty

Rai-Malli seen together after a long gap

Rai-Malli seen together after a long gap

The Congress camp in the taluk witnessed another significant development during the Amtady Tadyaluguttu Dharma Nema.

Puttur Congressmen engage in fracas in presence of observers

Puttur Congressmen engage in  fracas in presence of observers

The dissidence and infighting in the Puttur Congress has reached new heights with party men engaging in a fracas right in the presence of three KPCC observers who had arrived in the town on February 23, Monday.

Congress faction in Puttur wants ouster of Hemanath Shetty, his loyalists

Congress faction in Puttur wants ouster of Hemanath Shetty, his loyalists

It has been gathered that one faction of the Puttur Congress has appealed to the KPCC President to expel from the party the sacked block Congress Chief Kavu Hemanath Shetty and his supporters for using derogatory words against Puttur MLA and other senior leaders. It is learnt, the comments have embarrassed many party men.

Janardhana Poojary is like a joker, mocks Kavu Hemanath Shetty

Janardhana Poojary is like a joker, mocks Kavu Hemanath Shetty

Kavu Hemanath Shetty who has been shunted from the post of the Puttur Block Congress Presidetnship for floating Bharatiya Hindu Parishad, has now vented his ire against senior party leader Janardhana Poojary believing that the latter was responsible for his present state.

Kavu Hemanath Shetty loses Block Congress Presidentship for floating BHP

Kavu Hemanath Shetty loses Block Congress Presidentship for floating BHP

Kavu Hemanath Shetty who had recently founded a new Hindu outfit named Bharatiya Hindu Parishad has now lost his Block Congress Presidetnship. KPCC Chief Dr G Parameshwar has replaced Shetty by Fazal Raheem, an advocate. Shetty had in fact kicked off a controversy by floating his religious outfit which he claimed was formed to counter the VHP and also to help Congress shed its anti-Hindu image.

Abhaya warns action against misuse of RTI Act

Abhaya warns action against misuse of RTI Act

Moodbidri : State Minister for Youth Services and Fisheries Abhayachandra Jain has expressed his displeasure over a few RTI activists by stating that a few people have considered misuse of RTI Act as their profession while in reality the Act has been framed to reduce corruption in government departments and to ensure efficient service to […]

DVS likely to lose Law portfolio?

DVS likely to lose Law portfolio?

PUTTUR: It has been reliably learnt from BJP sources that Union Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda would lose his ministerial berth very soon. Sources say the Sangh Parivar has asked the Prime Minister to drop him from the cabinet. DV Sadananda Gowda who entered the political arena from Puttur was first elected the Puttur MLA […]

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