Koppal, Karnataka, Feb 4 : Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who is also Congress-JDS Coalition Government Coordination Committee Chairman Siddaramaiah today alleged that the Opposition BJP is offering Rs 50 Crore to each Congress MLAs to pull down the Government.
Speaking to newsmen here on Monday, Mr Siddaramaiah "from where the BJP is getting so much money. If each MLA was offered to 20 Legislators... how much it comes to... from where they are getting the money. Recently they had lodged their 104 MLAs in a resort at Haryana, from where they are getting the money. Their intention is to loot the State wealth, otherwise how they will get so much money."
Replying to a question, Siddaramaiah alleged that it was BJP which is spreading baseless news about instability in the Coalition government. There is no difference of opinion among the Legislators in the coalition Government. They are making all out effort to come to power but they will not succeede and no MLA will fall prey to a party which well known as communal one.
The Former Chief Minister reiterated that he will not contest in the coming election to Lok Sabha. "There are pressure from all corner, but I have decided not to contest and I will stand by my decision", he added.