Congress’s Rahul Gandhi will start his Karnataka marketing campaign subsequent month for the state elections due on Might 10. The April 5 rally can be held in Kolar, the place the place Mr Gandhi made the touch upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s surname which has led to his two-year jail time period and disqualification from parliament.
Earlier at the moment, the Election Fee introduced the ballot date for the state the place the ruling BJP is hoping for a second straight time period in energy.
The Congress, which shaped authorities in Karnataka in 2018 with HD Kumaraswamy’s Janata Dal Secular, discovered itself out of energy a yr later. The alliance authorities collapsed with the desertion of plenty of MLAs.
The 2 events had accused the BJP of bringing down the federal government.