Bharatiya Janata Party’s central leadership has once again managed to temporarily ‘resolve’ the tussle in its Karnataka unit with nine ministers, who had resigned from the Sadananda Gowda cabinet, deciding to withdraw their resignations.
Grievances over ticket
distribution in the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha and the
crisis in Karnataka over former CM BS
Yeddyurappa`s demand for his reinstatement rocked the BJP
parliamentary party meeting here on Tuesday.
Pitted against each other in a tussle over the report recommending President’s rule in Karnataka, state Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa is expected to meet Governor HR Bhardwaj in Bangalore on Wednesday.
BJP MPs from Karnataka loyal
to Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa Tuesday demanded a discussion
during the parliamentary party meeting on the issue of his
continuance in office while pledging support to him.
Gandhi Tuesday held consultations with senior party leaders on
the prevailing situation in Karnataka against the backdrop of
Governor HR Bhardwaj recommending imposition of President`s
Rule in the BJP-ruled state.
A worried BJP top brass today
held a meeting to discuss its future strategy to counter
charges by Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj on the issue of
illegal mining and corruption against the Yeddyurappa
government in the state.