Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy stays away from Tipu Jayanti celebrations | HW English

Though Kumaraswamy had given a nod to Tipu Jayanti, he himself would not be attending the event. Instead, Dy CM G Parameshwara will be attending the event.

BJP To Step Up Protest Over Tipu Sultan Jayanti, Hits Out At HD Kumaraswamy

The BJP in Karnataka on Friday said that the decision of Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to stay away from the official birth anniversary celebration of Tipu Sultan tomorrow has exposed the "duplicity" of the ruling alliance

Srirangapatna turns fortress ahead of Tipu Jayanti | Mysore NYOOOZ

No permission will be given to pro- or anti-Tipu Jayanti rallies, bike rallies, events or protests. MANDYA: Two days before Tipu Jayanti Srirangapatna has transformed into a fortress with heavy security and restrictions on movement of people and vehicles.

Day ahead of Tipu Jayanti celebrations, Karnataka BJP workers protest event

The state BJP, meanwhile, has urged the government to drop its decision to celebrate Tipu Jayanti and not to stand on "prestige" or "ego".

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy to skip Tipu Jayanti celebrations; superstition or politics?

There are seemingly two wildly different speculations as to why the CM will not be at the event—prevailing superstitions surrounding the Sultan of Mysore and political pressures.

Appropriating Tipu Sultan: 'Intolerant' Mysuru ruler no different to current politicians, so why the hype - Firstpost

Watching these conflicting narratives from the sidelines are the descendants of Tipu Sultan, headed by Asif Ali. Ali said,

Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy may give Tipu Jayanti celebrations a miss

Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy may give Tipu Jayanti celebrations a miss this year. As per information released by the state chief minister office, Kumaraswamy has been advised to take rest for three days, i.e. November 9-11.

BENGALURU: Chief minister HD Kumaraswamy will not participate in the controversial state- sponsored Tipu Jayanti celebrations on Saturday purportedly .

Spooked by Fates of Vijay Mallya and Siddaramaiah, CM Kumaraswamy to Give Tipu Jayanti a Miss

According to insiders, the Gowdas feel that honouring the Sultan of Mysore would bring them bad luck.

Tipu Jayanti event stays at Soudha Karnataka: Tipu Jayanti event stays at Soudha

The venue of the main function as part of the Tipu Jayanti will be back to Vidhana Soudha