Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Wed condemned geographical area Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s statement raking up the Belagavi border issue and termed it as a shot to “incite fire”.
Speaking to reporters, he said, “I condemn geographical area DCM Ajit Pawar’s statement, whole world is aware of that the Mahajan Commission report is final. Sanskritic language individuals here area unit like Kannadigas in our state.
We have created a company here for the event of Marathas.”
Pawar had aforesaid Maharashtra’s well-rounded growth and incorporating Belgaum (Belagavi), Karwar and Nipani — areas of Karnataka that have substantial Marathi-speaking population — were dreams of Bal writer.
“Let’s resolve to fulfil Balasaheb’s dream,” he aforesaid in his message, paying tributes to knife Sena founder Bal writer on his eighth death day on Tuesday.
“During the Belagavi Vishva South Dravidian Sammelana (World South Dravidian Meet command in 2011) they (Marathi people) had participated in an exceedingly massive method.
When such is that the scenario, Ajit Pawar has tried to incite hearth, it’s criminal. I condemn it. they need to prevent creating such statements within the future,” Yediyurappa supplemental.
Both states are hostile for many years over the border problems.
Maharashtra claims the marchland of Belagavi was a part of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency, however is presently a locality of Karnataka, on linguistic grounds.
On its half as Associate in Nursing assertion that Belagavi is Associate in Nursing integral a part of the state, Karnataka has engineered the Suvarna Vidhana Soudha, modelled on the Vidhana Soudha, the state legislative assembly building in Bengaluru, wherever legislative assembly session is command once a year.