CM responsible for Lokayukta resignation: Cong

Opposition Congress leader in state Assembly Siddaramiah today blamed the Government and Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa for the resignation of Karnataka Lokayuktha Santosh Hegde and said they had "insulted" the institution.

Last Updated: Jun 24, 2010, 00:44 AM IST

Bellary: Opposition Congress leader in state
Assembly Siddaramiah today blamed the Government and Chief
Minister B S Yeddyurappa for the resignation of Karnataka
Lokayuktha Santosh Hegde and said they had "insulted" the
institution.

"The entire government, ministers and officials are to be
blamed for this", Siddaramaiah told PTI here reacting to
Hegde`s resignation.

"No government has insulted Lokayukta as was done by
the present government," he said.

-PTI