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BJP leader Shanappa to resign protesting Congress MLA Umesh Jadav’s entry
Karnataka

BJP leader Shanappa to resign protesting Congress MLA Umesh Jadav’s entry

Agency News

Kalaburagi, Karnataka, Mar 16 : Former Karnataka Legislative Council member and senior BJP leader K B Shanappa on Saturday announced that he will resign to the primary membership of the party and may join Congress very shortly.

Addressing a press conference here on Saturday, he said that he has decided to quit BJP as the party senior leaders have neglected local leaders before admitting outsider

Dr Jadhav into the party and deciding to give him ticket to contest from Kalabuagi Lok Sabha constituency against Congress leader in the Lok Sabha M Mallikarjun Kharge without consulting.

Shanappa announced that he will shortly join Congress and support Mallikarjun Kharge in the General election on April 23.

UNI