Bengaluru, July 21, 2021 (www.justkannada.in): Discussions over a change in Chief Minister are gaining momentum. However, seers of various maths are backing Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa.
In the meantime, in a press meet held in Bengaluru, Dr. Shantaveera Sri of the Kolada Math, Bengaluru, said that rumors are making rounds that B.S. Yediyurappa will be removed from his Chief Minister post. “There are more than 50 people in power belonging to the Veerashaiva Lingayat community in the State and no effort should be made to neglect them. In case if it is inevitable to change the leadership a person belonging to the Veerashaiva Lingayat community only should be made the Chief Minister,” he demanded.
Speaking in Kalaburagi, Sri Sarangeshwara Swamiji of the Srishaila Saarangamatha spoke in support of Minister Murugesh Nirani. However, he mentioned that B.S. Yediryurappa should not be removed from his post. “If at all he is removed Murugesh Nirani should be made the Chief Minister,” he demanded.
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