BJP would win the Karnataka Assembly elections with absolute majority: Yeddyurappa

Vastavam web: BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa yesterday said he will “give it in writing that the saffron party would win the Karnataka Assembly elections with an absolute majority and get 125 to 130 seats.”I have been in Karnataka politics for long… I will give it in writing. BJP is winning with an absolute majority the Karnataka elections. You can verify it once the results are out,” he told reporters here.

Yeddyurappa said his calculations had never gone wrong in his political career and he expected the BJP to win 125 to 130 seats.Yeddyurappa claimed there was a strong wave in BJP’s favour and public ire against Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and the Congress.To a query, Yeddyurappa said there was no possibility of a hung Assembly.”The Congress knows it is going to lose. There is no question of a hung Assembly. I am confident that BJP will form the government,” he said.Siddaramaiah had called Yeddyurappa “mentally disturbed” when asked to respond to BJP’s chief ministerial candidate’s statement that he would form the government on May 17.

Asked about the possible formation of a BJP government in the state, Yeddyurappa said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and other leaders are confident that the party would win with an absolute majority.