Karnataka Congress president DK Shivakumar on Sunday mentioned occasion’s nationwide chief Rahul Gandhi will attend its political affairs committee assembly on August 2, amid rumblings inside forward of 2023 meeting polls, as he might be within the state to participate in senior chief Siddaramaiah’s seventy fifth birthday bash.
He may even be visiting the Murugarajendra Mutt, a distinguished Lingayat seminary within the area, in the course of the go to.
“On August 3, Rahul Gandhi has desired to satisfy Chitradurga’s Muruga mutt seer (Sri Shivamurthy Murugha Sharanaru) and different seers. Earlier than that he might be attending the occasion’s state political affairs committee assembly of about 35 state leaders on August 2 night in Hubballi,” Shivakumar mentioned.
Chatting with reporters right here after assembly the seer at mutt, he mentioned, on August 3, Rahul Gandhi might be attending the seventy fifth birthday celebrations of Siddaramaiah at Davangere, following which he might be leaving to New Delhi through Hubballi.
Gandhi’s go to to different distinguished mutts in Davangere and surrounding areas remains to be being labored out, as he might be as soon as once more travelling within the area throughout Congress’ ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ in September and pondering on whether or not visits to different mutts will be deliberate then, he added.
The go to comes even because the Congress in Karnataka appears to be in a conundrum, as many throughout the occasion concern about it imploding forward of meeting polls, amid a sport of one-upmanship between its two high leaders-Siddaramaiah and Shivakumar- as to who would be the Chief Minister within the occasion of the occasion coming to energy.
There’s additionally palpable fear throughout the occasion a couple of digital division getting created between the camps of each leaders, and it diminishing its prospects within the polls.
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