‘No confusion over issue of tickets in BJP’

‘No confusion over issue of tickets in BJP’

BJP district unit president Mattaru Rathnakar Hegde said that there was no confusion over issue of tickets for party candidates and said BJP would win all the five constituencies in the district.

Speaking to reporters on Sunday, he said that they are all with Udupi candidate Raghupathy Bhat. “Kundapura candidate Haladi Srinivas Shetty and Baindoor candidate Sukumar Shetty have filed their nominations. Karkala candidate Sunil Kumar will file on April 23,” he said.

After holding a public meeting under the guidance of MLC Kota Srinivas Poojary at Chitharanjan Circle, BJP candidate Raghupathy Bhat will file nominations at 12.15 pm on April 23.

He added, “Some party workers were disappointed that Haladi Srinivas Shetty was given the ticket, but, all differences have been sorted out.”

Rajnath Singh visit

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will take part in a BJP workers’ meet at Karkala on April 23. He will meet Paryaya Palimaru Mutt Seer Vidyadheesha Theertha Swami and Pejawar seer Vishwesha Theertha Swami in Udupi later. He will take part in ‘Interaction with Intellectuals’ at Country Inn in Manipal, with chartered accountants, members of the Chamber of Commerce and other organisations and discuss the present national and local issues.

“The BJP has been fighting for various issues in Udupi district for the last five years. If we comes to power, then all the pending applications of the poor homeless will be disposed immediately. Measures will be taken to solve the row over shortage of sand,” the president added.

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