BJP write off to 18 Lok Sabha seats from 22. As the national BJP leaders opine that they may not win in all 22 seats as earlier. Now they only aim for 18 seats in the Karnataka state.
As per the survey the party leaders conducted, JDS-Congress pact worked efficiently in a maximum of the constituencies such as Mysuru, Mandya, and Hassan. “We scaled down the number to 18”, confirmed by a senior BJP leader.
The assessment we received that party is in an inferior position in Bengaluru South and North Lok Sabha constituencies. In Shivamogga constituency the JDS candidate had used an excess of money power to gain the vote bank which indeed affected the chances for, BY Raghavendra, the senior leader confirmed.