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K S Eshwarappa: Trouble brews for Yediyurappa as BJP minister files complaint against Karnataka CM’s ‘advert-hoc’ allocations | India News – Times of India


BENGALURU: Trouble inside the B S Yediyurappa authorities has as soon as once more erupted with a complaint being registered by Rural Development & Panchayat Raj (RDPR) minister K S Eshwarappa against the CM with the governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala and Karnataka BJP in-cost Arun Singh.
The complaint pertains to CM Yediyurappa’s “ad-hoc” allocations for rural growth with out the information of Eshwarappa and lack of funds for particular initiatives which had been introduced underneath the RDPR division by the minister and his division officers.
On Wednesday, the senior BJP MLA and former deputy CM is believed to have submitted his complaint in particular person to the governor.
In his complaint, Eshwarappa has referred to as out Yediyurappa over his “unilateral style of administration” and alleged that no funds have been launched for particular initiatives within the state’s 2020-21 price range.
“In the last one and half years, as a minister for RDPR, certain decisions by the CM who is heading the finance department relating to my department without my knowledge has caused deep resentment as a senior minister in the BJP government…” stated Eshwarappa in his letter.
He has illustrated the supposed lack of allocations in the direction of the agricultural growth division by declaring the shutting down of a 2020-21 price range proposal–Grameena Sumarga Yojane– for which Rs 780 crore was put aside in that price range for growth 20,000 kilometers of rural roads.
“While the finance department failed to provide necessary funds for the scheme, over the last one and half years in the name of special grants (outside the budget) works worth Rs 1,439.2 crore has been sanctioned and recently on February 17, 81 legislative assembly segments, grants from Rs 5 crore to Rs 23 crore were sanctioned,” wrote Eshwarappa.
He claimed that the choice may have a long run implication on the state’s fiscal plan and the division’s growth motion plan.
Eshwarappa has accused Yediyurappa of “favouritism” by suggesting that solely these near the CM have recieved the “special grants”.
He later despatched the complaint to BJP state-in cost Arjun Singh as effectively.
Citing {that a} majority portion of the funds allotted for RDPR division continues to be not released– solely Rs 1,600.4 crore of the Rs 3998.5 crore has been released– Eshwarappa has stated that he has been pressured to chop a sorry determine earlier than his personal occasion MLAs.
“The above action of the finance department has put me in an embarrassing situation in the eyes of our party MLAs and workers who have been critical of the special grants for the opposition party constituencies while having very little for BJP’s own segments despite having their party government in power,” stated the BJP chief.
When sought for his response, Eshwarappa’s workplace stated he was “resting” and wouldn’t have the ability to remark at current.

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