JD(S) Kumaraswamy says “We have already decided to go with Congress. That’s the reason we called Janta Dal (Secular) legislature party meeting. There is no question of taking any other decision”
BJP leader Prakash Javekar said, “People want BJP govt & we will make it. Anyone can create unnatural tensions, but people of Karnataka are with us. This attempt by Congress to make a backdoor entry is not appreciated”.
During the legislature party meeting, the leader will be elected. From there, we’ll go to Raj Bhavan. We’ll stake claim to form the govt. Most probably we will ask the Governor to give us time tomorrow
Another BJP Leader says “There is no doubt we will form govt, 100% we’ll do that. Wait and watch. Results came out only yesterday. It has been only a day. See what can happen in Karnataka in a day”.
AT Congress end, Congress legislature party leader unlikely to be elected today, Only 46 out of 78 newly elected MLAs arrive at KPCC office. 46 MLAs sign the letter of support. Signatures being taken to stake claim to form a government.