Political News, State, (New Delhi), March 6:-Congress President Rahul Gandhi arrived at the residence of former Prime Minister and JDS leader HD Deve Gowda, to hold discussions on the issue of seat-sharing in Karnataka for the coming Lok Sabha elections.
On March 3, Deve Gowda had said that they had agreed to join hands with Congress to revive secular forces. The two parties will finalise seat sharing very soon he had said.
Earlier on February 28, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy had said that if the Congress and JD(S) combine won at least 20-22 seats in the state, then a Kannadiga will once again become Prime Minister of the country.
Out of 28 seats in Karnataka, the BJP currently holds 16 seats, while, Congress has 10 and JD(S) 6 seats, respectively.
-(NAV, Inputs: Agencies)