New Delhi, May 15: BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday said that the people of Karnataka rejected the Congress’s corruption and divisive politics by voting the saffron party as the single largest party in the 224-member Assembly. Also Read - 'Govt Ready to Listen But...' Amit Shah Has One Request From Protesting Farmers in Delhi | WATCH
“I thank people of Karnataka for voting BJP as the single largest party. This mandate clearly reflects that Karnataka has rejected Congress’s corruption, dynastic politics and divisive casteism,” Shah said in a tweet. Also Read - West Bengal: Suvendu Adhikari Resigns as State Transport Minister, Cracks Widen In Trinamool Congress
Shah also congratulated each and every worker of the BJP’s Karnataka unit including party’s chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa for their relentless efforts. Also Read - Amarinder Singh Condemns Haryana Govt's Attempts To Prevent Farmers March To Delhi
“Like rest of the nation, the great land of Karnataka has shown their unwavering trust in PM Narendra Modi’s clean, transparent and pro-development governance,” he said.
Karnataka delivered a hung Assembly with the BJP set to win 104 seats. The BJP fell short by eight seats of a simple majority.