Earlier on Friday, SC asked Karnataka govt to complete BBMP ward delimitation & OBC reservation within 8 weeks
Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has welcomed the Supreme Court order asking the state government to complete the process of ward delimitation and reservation of wards for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) within 8 weeks so as to hold the BBMP elections.
ಇದನ್ನೂ ಓದಿ: ಬಿಬಿಎಂಪಿ ವಾರ್ಡ್ ವಿಂಗಡಣೆ, ಮೀಸಲಾತಿ ಪೂರ್ಣಗೊಳಿಸಲು ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಸರ್ಕಾರಕ್ಕೆ ಸುಪ್ರೀಂ ಕೋರ್ಟ್ 8 ವಾರಗಳ ಕಾಲಾವಕಾಶ
Speaking to media persons on Friday, the Chief Minister said, the ward delimitation process is in its final stages and measures would be taken to notify the ward delimitation at the earliest. The Justice Bhaktavatsala Commission is working on preparing the OBC reservation matrix for wards.
“I welcome the Supreme Court order to hold elections to the local bodies with a provision for OBC reservation, as it has upheld the state government’s plea in this regard. The BJP is ready to face the election,” Bommai said.