Karnataka Water Resource Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi is in the spotlight. Just after the day when the purported video was leaked to the television news channels. This video was released to the media by activist Dinesh Kalahalli. This CD shows Water Resource Minister Ramesh Jarkiholi in a compromising position with a woman emerged. In the context of this case, the BJP has asked for resignation from the Karnataka minister. The home minister of the state has said that the government will look after the situation. They will do the inquiry based on the complaint lodged against the minister. Even she added that police are already working on the situation. They had started an inquiry into the allegations.
The tape reveals that the minister was accused of demanding sexual favors from an unidentified woman in exchange for the job. However, the activist who gave CD to the media said that the victim’s family has also approached the minister. The family has asked for justice for their daughter. However, FIR was filed against the minister. This video was attracted by the minister with a government job offer at Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited. The Cubbon Park Police has filed a complaint against the minister. In the tape the minister was also seen saying that Siddaramaiah is good, Yediyurappa has done too much corruption. He further added that Pralhad Joshi will be CM.
Minister calls it fake
The tape will be called fake by Minister. However, Congress has also condemned the government over this incident. The opposition party leader Siddaramaiah has demanded Jarkoholi’s immediate resignation. He even demanded his immediate resignation and even asked for the resignation of an FIR. He further added that If BJP has shame and if they have some respect for human values. Then they need to take some strict action against him and even ask his resignation is demanded now.
Ministers on the scene
Union Minister has told to the reporters that he has seen that video. He further added that he will speak to CM and the party chief about it Tomorrow. Later the authenticity of the CD will be checked properly. This incident needs to be checked properly as demanded by the governments.