Mysuru: People who are still active in politics are not suitable to inaugurate Dasara said District In-Charge Minister S. T. Somashekar.
Speaking to mediapersons here on Monday August 22 he said that the final decision will be taken by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai in this regard.
The minister also making the viewing of two female and one male Kangaroos which were brought from Czech Republic a month ago in Chamarajendra Zoo open to public, he said that there is debate going on to invite former Prime Minister H. D. Devegowda to inaugurate Dasara this year. Answering to a question asked by the media, the Minister said that politicians who are currently active in politics will not be invited to the inauguration. Also I don’t have any information about actors from other language films being invited for the inauguration. The Minister said that the final decision in this regard rests with the Chief Minister.
He said he will welcome the suggestion of MLC H. Vishwanath that former Chief Ministers S. M. Krishna and B. S. Yediyurappa should intervene and mediate with Congress leaders to leave proposed Madikeri Chalo rally.
He said he will participate in Savarkar Rath Yatra from Mysuru on Tuesday August 23, which will be inaugurated by Former Chief Minister B. S. Yediyurappa as it is a party programme.