India's LARGEST EVER political poll. Have you participated yet?
  • search

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: BJP set for Mahadayi rath yathra

By Vicky
Subscribe to Oneindia News
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS
For Daily Alerts

    The BJP will take out a Mahadayi rath yatra in a bid to clear the air regarding the controversy. A rath yatra in four districts of northern Karnataka is on the cards.

    Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: BJP set for Mahadayi rath yathra

    The yathra according to BJP sources would be aimed at clearing the air around the row and also clarify to the agitated farmers about what the party has done.

    A recent letter by Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to B S Yeddyurappa saying he was ready for talks did not exactly suit the party. Farmers of north Karnataka had staged a dharna before the BJP office demanding that Yeddyurappa deliver on the promise of ensuring the release of water.

    The issue would also be discussed when BJP's national president Amit Shah visits Karnataka. He would be in Bengaluru on a one-day visit on Sunday and will chalk out an agenda for the party. He would decide on the type of campaign and also the conventions to be held by the party for the next two months. A review of the progress by the legislators would also be undertaken by Shah.

    The Mahadayi yathra would be launched in January. It would be taken out in the districts of Belagavi, Dharwad, Gadag, and Bagalkot. The main intention would be to inform the people about what the party has done about the issue.

    OneIndia News

    For Breaking News from Oneindia
    Get instant news updates throughout the day.

    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