• search

'JD-S Kerala not to take decision'

Written by: Staff
|

Bangalore, Mar 23: Former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (Secular) National President H D Deve Gowda has appealed to party Kerala unit not to take any hasty decision on the issue relating to a section of the party legislators in Karnataka joining hands with the BJP to form a new government under his son H D Kumaraswamy's leadership.

Mr Gowda's appeal comes in the wake of party Kerala President M P Veerendra Kumar demanding his explusion from the party following media reports that he had recognised Mr Kumaraswamy as the party's leader in the Karnataka Assembly. Mr Kumar had also convened an emergent meeting of the party's Kerala Executive Committee to decide on the further course of action.

Addressing newspersons here yesterday, Mr Gowda clarified that he had never approved the action of Mr Kumaraswamy and pointed out that all the 40 legislators, including Mr Kumaraswamy, had been suspended from the party for their action and the matter had been referred to the Party Disciplinary Committee for further action.

Appealing to Mr Kumar not to take any hasty decision on the issue and precipitate matters further, he said ''I hope good sense prevails upon Mr Kumar... he is not aware of the crux of the problem in the party unit in Karnataka".

UNI

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more