DK Shivakumar is already surrounded by a lot of trouble. Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President DK Shivakumar said on Friday that he will always be seen as a Congressman and not a caste leader. Talking to reporters, Sivakumar said that he is a Vokkaliga as he was born in Vokkaliga.
“There is no doubt that I am proud of my caste Vokkaliga. But that does not mean that I will indulge in caste or religion-based politics. As a Congress member and KPCC President, I have only one caste and That’s Congress. Why should I do this. ” Talk about other castes, “he shot back at his rivals and JD (S) leader HD Kumaraswamy, who is also a Vokkaliga. He said that there is no politics involved in attracting people to the party and All these things usually happen during every election. He said, “In every election, our rivals BJP and JD (S) do the same at the house of our party leaders and we also do it, which is fair and square. is. Anyone should be worried about it. “
Apparently rejecting any race between him and Kumaraswamy for the Vokaliga leadership, a powerful community in the South Karnataka region, both of which are leaders, Sivakumar said he has never entertained in caste politics and his However, Congress is their only caste. On Thursday, Kumaraswamy alleged that the Congress, which does not have a worker base in Rajarajeshwari Nagar (RR Nagar) assembly constituency, was trying to woo its party workers before the by-election. RR Nagar, along with Sira assembly constituency in Tumkuru, will go to the polls on 3 November.