articles by Anil Budur Lulla

Politics

Karnataka floor test: SC directs BJP to prove majority by Saturday; Operation Kamala 2.0 on cards?

Back in 2008, the BS Yeddyurappa-led BJP fell five short of the majority and resorted to Operation Kamala. This is playing out all over again in Karnataka.

Politics

Karnataka Assembly Election Results 2018: Lingayat gamble by Congress dealt serious blow to party, contributed to BJP's votebank

As BJP emerged as the single largest party in the 2018 Karnataka Assembly election, one thing became clear — Congress' Lingayat move had failed to clinch votes for the grand old party contributing to BJP’s win in 104 constituencies across the state.