Addressing a press conference to mark the completion of the first year of his government, Bommai said Yogi Adityanath is the right chief minister to handle the situation. Uttar Pradesh,
“There are different methods to deal with the situation in Karnataka and all of them are being used. If the situation demands, the Yogi model government will come in Karnataka too.”
The Karnataka Chief Minister’s remarks come amid widespread outrage over the murder of a member of the party’s Yuva Morcha in Dakshina Kannada.
BJP Youth wing worker Praveen Nettaru, a member of Dakshina Kannada District BJP Yuva Morcha Samiti, was hacked to death by three bike-borne miscreants in front of his broiler shop in Belare when he was on his way home.
The incident sparked outrage with incidents of stone pelting, police lathi charge, attack on state BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel’s vehicle and mass resignations by party workers.
Following the gruesome murder, a section of supporters of the BJP and the Sangh Parivar have called for the “Yogi model” of governance in Karnataka.
According to him, the ‘Yogi model’ refers to the strong measures allegedly taken by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to control anti-national activities in the northern state, including the use of bulldozers against such elements and the mafia.
(with agency input)