Bengaluru, Nov 24 (IECurrentAffairs) Opposition Leader in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly B S Yeddyurappa, who is also BJP State President, today demanded Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to come out with a White Paper on State’s Finance Position.
Terming the achievement of Congress-JDS Coalition Government in the first six months as ‘Zero’, Mr Yeddyurappa, addressing a press conference here on Saturday, said that the Chief Minister, who also holds Finance portfolio, should come out with the white paper since according to some Congress Legislators themselves this Government was yet to ‘take off’ and developmental activities had come to standstill.
“Let it be known to the public about achievement and implementation of various programmes since April to October. According to statistics available with us, supplied by the Government, the achievements in many departments is ‘big zero’ ,” he added.
The former Chief Minister alleged that funds released by the Centre for the welfare of the Backward Classes, SC/ST communities have not been utilized fully. “The much publicised farm loan waiver is yet to be implemented even after three months, while farmers suicide is continuing and it is taking place every day,” he added.