Former Karnataka minister to join BJP? Congress leader says he went to Rajasthan to purchase horse
In the latest development concerning Hubbali-Dharwad politics in the Mumbai-Karnataka region, another Congress leader and former minister Vinay Kulkarni was reportedly planning to switch sides and join the BJP. However, speaking exclusively to Asianet Newsable, Kulkarni denied any rumours of him joining BJP.
He said he did not go with either Jagadish Shettar or Pralhad Joshi to meet Amit Shah as reported by the media and said he had gone to Rajasthan to purchase a horse. The leader's name was dragged in a murder case of a BJP leader and the case is now being probed by the CBI. It is said the leader wanted to save himself and was reportedly planning to switch sides.