Press Esc to close
Monday 29 May 2017
News updated at 1:05 PM IST

Legislature session from today, BJP to seek Jarkiholi's ouster

Bengaluru/Hubballi, Feb 6, 2017, DHNS: 1:05 IST

JD(S) planning to raise issue of irregularities in BMIC project

A five-day session of the state legislature will commence on Monday with Governor Vajubhai Vala addressing a joint sitting of the two Houses.

The governor is scheduled to deliver his address at 11 am. The two Houses, which will sit separately after the governor’s address, will take up obituay references.

The two Houses will be later adjourned for the day as a mark of respect to former minister H S Mahadeva Prasad, who passed away last month. Prasad was a sitting member of the Legislative Assembly from the Gundlupet constituency in Chamarajanagar district.

The BJP is gearing up to put the government on the mat for failing to take up relief measures in 139 taluks reeling under severe drought. The party is also planning to vehemently seek the resignation of Small Scale Industries Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi following the Income Tax department unearthing Rs 113 crore of undisclosed assets purportedly belonging to him.

The JD(S) is planning to raise the “large-scale” irregularities in the implementation of the Bangalore-Mysore Infrastructure Corridor project.

Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Assembly Jagadish Shettar said the legislature session should be held for at least 15 days to discuss various issues related to the state.

Shettar told journalists in Hubballi that the government is conducting the session for only five days as it fears that the Opposition will bring out the government’s failures.

He said that his party wants to discuss deteriorating law and order in the state, the government’s inability to address the drought situation and the need for protecting the Kappatagudda wildlife sanctuary.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Vermicelli

Vermicelli

Curfew in Downtown Srinagar

Curfew in Downtown Srinagar

Ramadan in Delhi

Ramadan in Delhi

Grand champion Hakuho,

Grand champion Hakuho,

‘Eduverse’ Jnana Degula the premier education expo by DH, PV

‘Eduverse’ Jnana Degula the premier education expo by DH, PV

Protest in Sohna

Protest in Sohna

Flooded Colombo

Flooded Colombo

Formula One Grand Prix

Formula One Grand Prix

CBSE declares results

CBSE declares results

Balija Community Bruhath Samavesha

Balija Community Bruhath Samavesha

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523
Powered by Yodasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.