JD(S) Demands 12 LS Seats in Karnataka; Congress Says ‘No Confusion’ in Seat-sharing


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As the Congress and its ruling partner JD(S) work out a seat-sharing strategy in Karnataka, , previous Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Tuesday said his gathering ought to get 12 of the 28 Lok Sabha situates in the southern state in the prospective general race.

The Janata Dal (Secular) supremo likewise said the outline for seat-sharing would initially be examined at the state level by the alliance coordination board of trustees led by senior Congress pioneer Siddaramaiah and, at that point, finished by the heads of both the gatherings after the continuous Winter Session of Parliament.

“The seat sharing will be on a 2:1 equation. After the development of the alliance government, this recipe was received in distributing portfolios, (heads of) sheets and enterprises. Normally, a similar recipe will apply to Lok Sabha seats,” Deve Gowda told columnists.

As per the equation, 11 seats should go to the JD(S) and the gathering was looking for one additional seat, he stated, noticing that distinctions, assuming any, eventual dealt with subsequent to thinking with Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

Inquired as to whether the JD(S) will go alone in the Lok Sabha surveys if the Congress does not consent to give 12 seats to it, the previous executive stated, “That issue won’t emerge. This recipe has been executed easily all nowadays. No compelling reason to arrive at a rushed resolution.”

“This will be talked about at the state level and, at that point, at the national dimension. At last, Rahul Gandhi and myself will talk about and finish,” he stated, including that the JD(S) had got situates as per this recipe previously, when it hosted aligned with the Bharatiya Janata Get-together (BJP).

In a different public interview, Congress battle board of trustees administrator HK Patil said there was “no encounter and no perplexity” between the two alliance accomplices over seat-sharing.

“Congress national president and JD(S) supremo are able to determine any distinctions in sharing of seats,” Patil told correspondents after he met Gandhi, following his arrangement as the battle board of trustees administrator of the state.

Patil claimed that the BJP was endeavoring worthless endeavors to oust the Karnataka government, saying the general population would give a befitting exercise to the individuals who participate in “exploitative practices”.

Prior when gotten some information about the Karnataka leader of the JD(S), H Vishwanath, compromising to stop on the off chance that he was disregarded, Deve Gowda stated, “That is made by the neighborhood media. There will be no such thing.”

He said more powers and greater jobs would be given to JD(S) pioneers at all dimensions.

The previous head administrator declared that the alliance government was solid and was not in danger. “The administration will run easily, whatever might be the circumstance made by the media.”


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