Suicide of Parameshwara’s PA should not be politicised, says Basavaraj Bommai

Monday, October 14th, 2019

Bengaluru : Karnataka Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday said the alleged suicide of senior Congress leader G Parameshwara’s personal assistant should not be “politicised” and investigation is on into the case. He also said a case of “unnatural death” has been registered based on phone calls and post mortem of Ramesh, the assistant, who […]

16,000 constables to be recruited in 2 years : Basavaraj Bommai

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Bengaluru : Home Minister of Karnataka Basavaraj Bommai has on Monday said, a total of 16,000 constables and 630 PSIs will be recruited in the next two years. Speaking to reporters here, he said, the process of recruiting about 6,000 constables is underway. The High Court has been informed in this regard and Finance Department […]

State to take legal recourse to avoid release of water

Friday, February 8th, 2013
Basavaraj Bommai

Bangalore :Water Resources Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday told the Legislative Assembly that the government would exhaust all legal provisions to ensure that there is no more release of the Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu in view of the prevailing drought situation in the basin. The government will not rush through the release of water […]

Global Investors Meet ends on grand note

Saturday, June 9th, 2012
Global Investors Meet ends on grand note

Bangalore: A total of 730 agreements involving investments worth Rs 7.6 lakh crore have been reached upon at the Two Day Global Investors Meet which concluded here on Friday. Over 10,000 delegates and 200 industrial leaders from 37 nations and eight states had participated in the two day meet which was visited by over 40,000 […]

Lady luck smiling at Shettar

Friday, May 11th, 2012
Jagadish Shettar

Bangalore :  Lady luck seems to be smiling at  Rural Development Minister Jagadish Shettar. It has now remained no secret that both Chief Minister DV Sadananda Gowda and State BJP Chief Eshwarappa want  to offer  the Deputy CM post to Shettar who however has said news in this regard were baseless. He has also clarified […]

Excess waters of west-flowing rivers to be diverted, Plan ready: minister

Monday, March 7th, 2011
Basavaraj Bommai

Bangalore: Water Resources Minister Basava Bommai today indicated that his govt., had plans to draw excess Nethravathi river waters in Yettinahole towards Chikkaballapur and Kolar, for people to use them as drinking water. The districts are draught affected, he pointed out. Replying to a question from a Congress MLA, Bommai said at Yettinahole, a tributary […]