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BJP Leaders Address Press Conference on MLC Elections in Mangaluru

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At a press conference held on Sunday, May 19, at the BJP office in Mangaluru, Kota Srinivas Poojary, the MP candidate for Udupi constituency, announced significant developments regarding the MLC elections. Dr. Dhananjay Sarji, chosen for the Graduates constituency, and Bhoje Gowda, representing the Teachers Constituency, both from the BJP, have completed a successful round of campaigning.


Pledges for Teachers and Graduates

Poojary highlighted the commitment of the BJP and JD(S) to address the concerns of teachers and graduate students. Despite protests, he emphasized the Congress party’s failure to address their grievances. Approximately 85,000 votes are expected, and Dr. Sarji has taken on the responsibility to advocate for these communities.

Gratitude and Vision

Dr. Sarji expressed gratitude to party workers and supporters, outlining his vision to represent the Graduates Constituency encompassing several districts. With a background in farming and medical education, he empathizes with the challenges faced by graduates and aims to be their voice for real development.

Importance of Quality Education

Bhoje Gowda emphasized the fundamental rights of education and healthcare, advocating for quality education for all. He highlighted the achievements of Udupi and Mangaluru in SSLC results and addressed concerns regarding mass copying, advocating for justice even for failing students.

Affiliation and Leadership

Responding to queries about past protests and affiliations, Dr. Sarji affirmed his association with the BJP and his commitment to addressing community concerns. He asserted his readiness for leadership roles and urged for support through votes.


The press conference, attended by prominent BJP leaders, underlined the party’s commitment to addressing the needs of teachers and graduates in the upcoming MLC elections. The candidates expressed their vision for development and emphasized the importance of quality education and representation for their respective constituencies.

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