In a letter addressed to the governor on Wednesday, the senior minister accused the chief minister of sanctioning crores of rupees of funds on a number of events bypassing the minister in-charge i.e., himself. He mentioned the chief minister launched funds from RDPR to Bengaluru city zilla panchayat and likewise to some MLAs with out consulting him.
The CM has put stress on the division principal secretary to problem the order, whereas the rule doesn’t enable issuance of such orders with out approval of the minister in-charge, indicating direct interference by the chief minister, he alleged.
Eshwarappa has referred to numerous sections of the Karnataka (Transaction of Business) Rules, 1977, to show some extent that how the chief minister’s interference was in violation of the rule and that it went in opposition to the established practices and procedures relating to the affairs of the state administration.
“It is extremely unlucky that the honourable chief minister knowingly issued such orders, ignoring the minister-in-charge of the division. If this pattern continues in future — bypassing the minister and violating the foundations, I have no idea the place I stand as a minister-in-charge of the division,” the letter learn.
The RDPR minister mentioned that he has already introduced these “critical lapses” to the discover of prime minister Narendra Modi, union house minister Amit Shah and BJP central leaders.
The letter has stirred up a hornet’s nest amid an inside dissent already brewing in the state BJP in opposition to Yediyurappa’s management. A piece of leaders together with senior legislator Basanagouda Patil Yatnal have made their anger public.
Cong slams Yediyurappa
Referring to the letter, opposition Congress mentioned that what it at all times mentioned in regards to the Yediyurappa authorities has now been verified by his personal minister. “It is an illegitimate authorities born by means of a stolen mandate. It is mired in corruption. It ought to be proven the door,” AICC normal secretary Randeep Singh Sujrewala tweeted.