On Wednesday, the coalition government of Karnataka-led by Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has ‘failed’ to deliver him promise to farm loan waiver, claims BJP state unit Chief BS Yeddyurappa.
Mr. Yeddyurappa told the source that “the Chief Minister promised farm loan waiver before coming to power, but failed to deliver it even in nine months of his government.”
Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government did any introduced any development programme for the welfare of residents of Karnataka, claims the BJP Chief.
Referring to PM Modi as a “world leader”, Mr. Yeddyurappa claims that the Central government scheme like the Direct Benefit Transfer scheme of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM Kisan) have offered benefits to crores of farmers.
Praised the Prime Minister for ensuring a ‘corruption free’ administration in the nation, the BJP Chief said that his party was confident of securing over 22-seats out of 28-seats in the General Election, in two phases on April 11 and 23 in Karnataka.
He further informed that most of the sitting BJP MPs in Karnataka will be offered party tickets.
On March 6, former Congress legislator Umesh Jadhav quits the party to join BJP and will contest from Kalaburagi against Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge, added Mr. Yeddyurappa.
“We have not finalized our candidates yet,” he added that the decision will be taken soon under BJP’s leadership.