The city was abuzz with anticipation as prominent BJP leaders, including Dharmendra Pradhan, the party’s state election in charge, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, and Union Minister Pralhad Joshi, made their way to former chief minister Jagadish Shettar’s residence for a crucial meeting. Shettar’s followers eagerly awaited their arrival, raising slogans in his favor.
However, sources reveal that the BJP may not be granting Shettar a ticket to contest in the upcoming assembly election, leaving the former chief minister disappointed. As the leaders gathered for the meeting, the atmosphere was charged with speculation and tension, as discussions were expected to revolve around this contentious issue. The outcome of this high-stakes meeting remained uncertain, leaving political observers keenly watching the developments.