New Delhi, Jan 16: Amid reports of poaching legislators by the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Congress on Wednesday said was no threat to the coalition government in Karnataka.
Addressing a press conference, Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge stated all the 118 MLAs of the coalition government are intact and questioned why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has kept its MLAs holed up in Gurugram’s resort, far away from Karnataka.
“I have spoken to Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara as well as Congress General Secretary K.C. Venugopal. They all confirmed the stability of
Earlier in the day, Kumaraswamy had also assured that there was no threat to his government.
The Congress leader accused the BJP
“BJP is trying to mislead through media by saying they are in contact with our MLAs. This is a lie”.
Kharge further said that “From threatening our MLAs with IT and ED raids to luring with money, the BJP’s efforts to