Mysuru, May 8:- One of the strong contenders from Periyapatna constituency, K N Somashekar met JD(S) supremo H D Devegowda and expressed happiness over outcome of talks. He said the response from the veteran politician was positive. Gowda, it seems, told him to strengthen the party in constituency.
The former prime minister was particularly happy with Somashekar’s work towards conserving environment. Gowda also advised JD(S) aspirant to work for the farmers in Periyapatna.
Speaking to media, Somashekar said, “I am a fan of Gowda. As the party cadre wants me to contest from the constituency, I met Gowda and explained to him about the prevailing conditions in the constituency. He advised me to keep doing good works and said the decision on candidates will be announced at the right time.” (MR/RBR)