Udupi: The ministers of Congress led state government are involved in the lottery scam, a CBI probe into same is necessary to expose the persons behind the scam and put them behind bars, said Shobha Karandlaje, MP Udupi-Chikkamangluru LS Constituency. She was addressing the mediapersons at a press meet held at the Press Club highlighting the success stories of Narendra Modi led central government in one year.
CM Siddaramaih’s negligence indicates the irregularities in the intelligence department which remained silent on the lottery scam. The involvement of top brass IPS officers in lottery scam indicates the stand of the congress government to root out corruption in the state. A minister of Congress government is involved in the lottery scam which has made CM Siddaramaih silent. The induction of retired officer Kempayya in the police department indicates the prospects of the Congress government to provide security to citizens and curb corruption.
D.K Ravi was transferred to Kolar after he initiated action against illegal sand mining. The MLA’s and the Ministers relatives are involved in illegal sand mining. The irregularity in tax collection has caused a loss of rupees 7000 cores to the state exchequer.
Hitting hard on Vinay Kumar Sorake, Minister for Urban Development and Minister-in-charge district Shobha alleged that Sorake had restricted himself to Kaup constituency by neglecting the urban development. She also said that establishment of IIT in Raichur will protect the interests of people of Northern Karnataka and will lead the region into the developmental path. Jayaprakash Hegde, Former MP has been misguiding people on implementation of the Kasturirangan report and tiger reserve project. She said that Hegde needs to differentiate between the role of central and state government in implementation of the report.
The Bangla Border Bill is one of the key bill passed in LS and RS with the efforts of the government and as well as the opposition. The bill will have control over border conflicts and import of narcotic items. The allowance of FDI in the defense sector will strengthen our army and security. The ordinance to land acquisition act is only for government needs and not to facilitate the needs of the corporates, she added.
District BJP chief Thingale Vikaramarjuna Hegde, Former MLA Lalaji R Mendon, ZP member Githanjali Suvarna, Yashpal Suvarna, Kuiladi Suresh Nayak, Kuthyaru Naveen Shetty, Sandhya Ramesh and others were present.