A BJP assembly in Karnataka for discussing ballot methods for upcoming council elections witnessed protests and fistfight as a substitute after heated argument between two rival factions throughout the occasion turned violent Tuesday night. The assembly was being held by state Excise Minister Ok Gopalaiah in Hassan district’s Arsikere for the polls scheduled for December.
A personnel raised objections when NR Santosh, the previous aide of BS Yediyurappa, was delivering his speech. The employees raised slogans in opposition to him and questioned his contribution to Arsikere.
Mr Gopalaiah tried to pacify the group however they have been reluctant to again down.
As quickly because the minister left the venue, a bunch of individuals assaulted those that had reportedly questioned Mr Santosh.
Visuals present a bunch of males charging at a person in a light-weight pink shirt whilst a number of staff have been seen attempting to pacify the group.
Mohan Naik, who had questioned Mr Santosh has sustained harm and has been admitted to a neighborhood hospital. The person was seen with a handkerchief pressed on his bloodied nostril in one of many visuals.
The Minister and Mr Santosh hasn’t issued any assertion on the incident as of but.
To date, no police criticism has been lodged in opposition to any of the teams.