Shivamogga, Karnataka, Mar 28: Alleging that the Opposition Congress leaders are indulged in demoralizing the Indian Defence forces by questioning the success of the Air strike on terrorists locations inside Pakistan, Former Karnataka Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader B Sriramulu said that “If Pakistan bombs India, nobody except Rahul will perish”.
Addressing an election meeting after B Y Raghavendra, son of BJP State Pesident B S Yeddyurappa, filed his nomination to Shivamogga Lok Sabha seat, the BJP leader said that “by taking firm decision on air strike the ability of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was proved, however the opposition leaders are demanding evidence on the issue”.
Calling upon the party workers to ensure the victory of the BJP candidates in the Lok Sabha elections, he said that “workers should work like soldiers and strive hard in convincing the voters”.
Former Deputy Chief Minister and senior BJP leader K S Eshwarappa, in his address criticized that by disclosing the information about IT raids in advance Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has violated the Oath of Secrecy taken while assuming the office.
Yeddyurappa and former External Affairs Minister S M Krishna who were supposed to be present on the occasion could not attend as their helicopter could not take off due to technical reason from Bengaluru Airport.
Two other BJP legislators, including Rudre Gowda and Haratal Halappa and others were present on the occasion. (UNI)