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Ex-JD(S) MLA and son of former Karnataka Chief Minister, the late S Bangarappa, Madhu Bangarappa has officially joined the Congress party in the presence of the party’s state in-charge Randeep Singh Surjewala, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president D K Shivakumar and Congress Legislative Party leader Siddaramaiah.
Madhu Bangarappa joined Congress party in Hubballi and said, “I promise to the Congress leadership that I will try my best to live up to the expectations that they have in me as Bangarappa’s son and work day and night to bring the party back to power.”
“I will take up whatever responsibility I’m given and work for the party. My father Bangarappa’s followers are today in various parties, I will try to get them back into the Congress.”
Surjewala also shared on Twitter: “A New Beginning, A New Start…Yet the same old legacy continues…Our tall leader, late shri S Bangarappa…to our young and dynamic, Madhu Bangarappa! Karnataka Congress is proud to have you! Welcome to the Family!!!”