Cong, JDS leaders join BJP

Cong, JDS leaders join BJP
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Bangalore, Apr 5 (PTI): Two JDS and a prominent Congress leader, including former union minister Ratnamala Savanur, today joined the BJP.

Former Karnataka Minister M Mahadev of Congress and former minister and JDS leader Muniyappa Muddappa were the others who crossed over to the BJP ahead of the next month's assembly elections.

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley welcomed them into the party.

Mahadev, who hails from the Lingayat community from Mysore District, severed his three-decade-old association with the Congress accusing that he was being sidelined. He had protested that new comers were dominating the loyalists.

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