Yeddyurappa and CM Bommai rejected the differences in Karnataka BJP, said- we have a father-son relationship

Bengaluru, Agency. BJP Central Parliamentary Board member BS Yediyurappa and Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday denied any differences between them. There were rumors within the party and in political circles that former CM Yeddyurappa was again being sidelined by the party. He has not been allowed to go on party’s campaign tours. According to sources, Yediyurappa is upset with the treatment meted out to him and it will have an impact on the upcoming assembly elections. Party insiders have said that Yeddyurappa was not invited to events organized by the BJP in Karnataka. He received an invitation at the last minute to attend an event with party president JP Nadda.

We have a father-son relationship: Bommai

However, Bommai, while talking to the media in Koppal, denied any differences with his mentor and former CM Yediyurappa. He said that we have a father-son like relationship. Those who think so will be disappointed. He also termed as wrong the talk of not inviting Yeddyurappa. On the other hand, Yeddyurappa said that the party has not neglected me, we are united. No one can eliminate anyone. I have my own strength. I have made a party. Said that I request media friends not to create confusion. We are united and will remain united. Yeddyurappa further said that our aim is to bring the party back to power. I will visit the entire state. There is a wave in favor of BJP in the state.

Let us tell you that BS Yadurappa had resigned from the post of CM amid increasing age and tussle in the government. Significantly, Yeddyurappa has his own importance in Karnataka. He is quite popular in political circles. BJP realizes that his absence can cause a lot of damage in the upcoming assembly elections. Yeddyurappa has tremendous control over Lingayat votes.

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Edited By: Piyush Kumar

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