A woman BJP councilor in Karnataka has filed a police criticism a couple of Gregorian calendar month nine incident throughout that she fell down once being encircled by a celebration lawgiver and his supporters in north Karnataka’s Bagalkote following her threat to vote for the rival Congress party.
Chandri Naik, a member of the Mahalingapura city Municipal Council, filed the criticism on Wed night with the Mahalingapura police against unknown persons.
The video of the incident, wide shared on social media over the past few days, shows Ms Naik falling on the steps as she tried to climb up, when the police try and chop up matters.
The incident materialized throughout the Gregorian calendar month nine municipal elections that Ms Naik had reportedly needed to contest, the police same. once denied a BJP price tag, she is alleged to possess indicated vote for the Congress instead, fuelling anger among party colleagues, they said. The video shows the BJP MLA from Terdal, Siddu Savadi, attempting to impede Ms Naik. No action has up to now been taken against man Savadi.
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr Ashwath Narayan indicated that the fight might have occurred between people who were allegedly attempting to require Ms Naik away to the Congress aspect and people attempting to carry her back within the BJP.
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“There was no different intention. They were attempting to confirm that our party member wasn’t being abstracted by the Congress,” D Narayan told NDTV.
The Supreme Court had on October twenty nine given the nod to carry the Karnataka native body elections however restrained the State committee from declaring the results.