MADHUBANGARAPPA WHO WAS ‘LEGAL FIGHT WITH BJP’ IN SHIMOGA BY-ELECTION? MAY GET MINISTER POST
Bengaluru/Shimoga. Minister Post for Madhu Bangarappa Shared this news across Karnataka.The JDS youth unit president and former legislator Madhubangarappa is likely to get the minister despite the defeat of Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency. Madhubangarappa had won the polls more than expected to shake off all political calculations in Shimoga. In some way it is said to be a victory in defeat. Of the eight assembly constituencies, the BJP won 7 seats. BY Raghavendra, the son of BS Yeddyurappa, who contested here as a BJP candidate, had fired in political circles that he would win by a huge margin. But Madhubangarappa, who has upset everyone’s expectations in the by-election results yesterday, has managed to make a big contest for the BJP. Now, JDS Madhubangarappa has set a huge figure in the Cabinet, which is now seeking to expand its base in the Shimoga region.
The JDS can nominate a position to the existing council for the existing calculation. Though many names have been heard in the JD (S) in this regard, former Prime minister HD Deve Gowda and Chief minister Kumaraswamy have been in favor of Madhubangarappa. Even though some were dismissed for contesting from Shimoga, Madhu only cut down the foreign tour and filed a nomination papers as the JDS chief and proved that he was a party disciplinarian. JDS has decided to give the responsibility of party organizers in Shimoga to minister Madhubangarappa despite falling in parliament. The JDS has decided to field Madhubangappa as the Dosti Party candidate from Shimoga Lok Sabha for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, sources said.
JDS also convinced Madhubangarappa to overcome Yeddyurappa’s dominance in Shimoga. There is also a calculation that Madhubangarappa has been given a ministerial position if he is able to listen to the Idiga community in the district. Most of the votes came to the Dosti Party from the Ahinda community in this by-elections. Madhubangarappa has been given a cabinet decision to take over Madhu Bangarappa’s cabinet on the coastal side of Shimoga, besides the Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada and Udupi districts.