BJP MLA Sriramulu lashed out Congress and JD(S) alliance and said that the concept of the third front was just like mushrooms which bloom in the rainy season. He said that not only the third front but even the Karnataka government will last for long. He was speaking after visiting the Thipperudraswamy Temple at Nayakanahatti. Speaking about the bandh he said that if the loans are not waived off there will be Karnataka bandh . He also spoke about currently being in touch with MLAs of other parties and said that their calls have not been recorded. He slammed Congress and said that it was a cheap tactic by Congress to record the calls of their MLAs.