"Aren't official meetings in a star hotel wastage of money?", asked Lakshman.
The 16-day long junket planned for Karnataka MLAs was postponed after the media outcry. The MLAs were planning to visit three Latin American countries in the trip, which was described as a 'study tour'. The MLAs said the trip is needed as a 'much needed break from their tiring schedule".
Reportedly, 65 taluks in Karnataka are reeling under drought.