Basavaraj Bommai: Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai submitted his resignation to Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot, taking responsibility for the party’s defeat, said – there will be no impact in the Lok Sabha elections
Basavaraj Bommai: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai has submitted his resignation to Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot.
Karnataka Election Result 2023: Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai resigned from the post of CM on Saturday evening following the party’s defeat in the Karnataka assembly elections. He submitted his resignation to the state governor Thaawarchand Gehlot. Bommai will continue to be the caretaker chief minister till a new government is formed in the state. Despite winning from the Shiggaon constituency, Bommai took responsibility for the BJP’s defeat in the state as the Congress registered a landslide victory in 135 assembly seats.
Bommai submitted his resignation to Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot at the Raj Bhavan late on Saturday evening. After this he spoke to the media. Talking to the media, Basavaraj Bommai said, ‘I take full responsibility for the party’s defeat in the elections. We accept this result and will once again work hard among the public and come back in the next year’s Lok Sabha elections.
Bommai said, “We must note one thing. This time we got more than 36 percent votes, which is more than last time. Whatever analysis we take, defeat is defeat.” Despite the defeat in the assembly elections, Bommai haughtily said that it would have no bearing on next year’s general elections. Lok Sabha elections are to be held in 8 to 10 months. we will work. This defeat will not have any effect on the Lok Sabha elections.
Earlier, PM Modi congratulated the Congress party on its victory in the Karnataka elections. In a tweet, the Prime Minister wrote, ‘Congratulations to the Congress party on winning the Karnataka assembly elections. Modi said that my best wishes for fulfilling the expectations of the people of Karnataka.
Along with this, PM Modi has also said a big thing for the workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the state. PM Modi tweeted, “I thank all those who supported us in the Karnataka elections. I appreciate the hard work of BJP workers. We look forward to serving Karnataka with even greater enthusiasm in the times to come.”
BJP out of power in South India after defeat in Karnataka
With the defeat of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka, the party has been rendered powerless in the South Indian states for the time being. The party had a government only in Karnataka and wanted to win this election and take advantage of it in the general elections, including elections in Telangana, but this result will force the BJP to make a big change in its strategy. Congress has given its voice at the door of power by winning a big victory in the elections.