Karnataka Congress president DK Shivakumar at present sought the arrest of Praveen Sood, the state’s Director basic of police. The Congress chief claimed that the DGP had been defending the ruling BJP authorities and submitting instances towards leaders from his social gathering.
“This DGP is nalayak (ineffective). Immediately, there must be a case towards him. And he must be arrested. The election fee ought to take away him,” Mr Shivakumar mentioned.
“He has completed three years in service. How many days do you need to hold and worship him? He has been submitting instances solely towards Congress. He has registered greater than 25 instances towards us,” he added.
He mentioned that Congress will take motion towards him if they arrive again to energy. Elections to the 224-member Karnataka meeting are set to be held earlier than May 2023.
The Congress has set a goal of profitable at the very least 150 seats within the 224-member Assembly, to come back to energy in Karnataka, with a transparent majority.
While JD(S) has already introduced the primary listing of 93 candidates for Assembly polls, BJP and Congress are but to announce their listing.