Mysuru, January 24:- “Karnataka bandh tomorrow for the Mahadayi water dispute is purely political and Mysuru wing of Jaya Karnataka will not support the bandh,” said the president of the wing, Ajay Shastry.
“Our organisation supports any movement to support farmers. But we don’t back any politically-oriented bandhs. It is not right that political parties using water dispute for their electoral gains. Observing bandh without informing the public will cause problems,” he added.
“The behaviour of political leaders of all the parties has made us suspect everyone. Our organisation isn’t supporting the bandh,” he added. (MR/HN).