Mangaluru, Mar 06, 2018: State JD(S) President H D Kumaraswamy has accused the Congress and the BJP of speaking merely on communal lines rather than concentrating on development issues.
Speaking to reporters here on March 6, Tuesday, he alleged that both parties have failed to promote development in the region and blamed them for the communally sensitive atmosphere in the region.
On today’s programme to mark the conclusion of the BJP Yatra which is scheduled to be addressed by UP CM Yogi Adityanath, Kumaraswamy said the repeated visits of Yogi to the state has revealed that the BJP did not have a capable leader in the state.
He also urged the people of the coastal district to keep both parties away. He stated that the JD(S) by going it alone in the election will prove its strength.
JD(S) State General Secretary B M Farooq, former MLA Amarnath Shetty were also present at the press meet