Deve Gowda backs Kumaraswamy's comment on shootout orders
Wednesday, January 2, 2019, 7:21 AM
Going one step further, former PM HD Deve Gowda defended his son and Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy calling for a shootout. Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy in December landed in a controversy after being caught on tape telling someone most likely a senior police officer to "mercilessly kill" and to avenge the killing of local leader of his party, the Janata Dal-Secular or JDS.
Karnataka bypolls: CM Kumaraswamy, wife Anitha script history
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7:49 PM
Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy and his wife Anitha Kumaraswamy have scripted history in the recently held byelections in the state. In a first, a chief minister will be entering state assembly with his wife. Kumaraswamy's wife Anitha on Tuesday (November 6) registered a record victory in Ramanagara assembly after defeating Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate L Chandrashekar with a margin of 1.09 lakh votes.