Upset at being sidelined by Siddaramaiah, Satish Jarkiholi resigns
news Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 05:30
The News Minute | January 28, 2015 | 10.44 am IST Excise Minister and a close aide of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, Satish Jarkiholi resigned on Tuesday, having been fed up of being sidelined. According to a report in Deccan Herald, Jarkiholi;s decision to resign comes in the wake of several developments in the last few months.Â Some of the key issues include not being given the Social Welfare Ministry which would bring him into contact with people. Another bone of contention is Siddaramaiahâ€™s proposal to include certain Golla communities as ST. if the union government clears it, then this caste group will also development electoral clout. Jarkiholi belongs to the Nayaka community which is also ST.Â Tweet
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