Kumaraswamy re-elected Karna JD(S) president

Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy was unanimously re-elected the state unit JD(S) president.

Updated: Nov 18, 2010, 17:34 PM IST

Bangalore: Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy was on Thursday unanimously re-elected the state unit JD(S) president.

Kumaraswamy`s was the lone nomination received for the post of the president, Returning Officer for organisational polls and JD(S) MLC, HC Neeravari on Thursday told reporters after announcing the election of Kumaraswamy.

This is the third term for Kumaraswamy.

Speaking on the occasion, Kumaraswamy declared that his party`s fight against `scandals` of the BJP government headed by Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa would continue.
"We will wage the battle against BJP government alone," Kumaraswamy who has so far released many documents to `expose` land denotification scams of Yeddyurappa government said.

Kumaraswamy reiterated his charge of financial irregularities in government`s saree distribution scheme.

He slammed opposition Congress for its failure to support JD(S) in the fight against the `corrupt` BJP government.

PTI