All BJP MPs, MLAs and MLCs of Karnataka have decided to donate their one month’s salaries for relief operations in rain-ravaged Kodagu district of the state.
BJP state president B S Yeddurappa said that the damage caused in Kodagu is beyond imagination. People there are finding it difficult to lead daily lives and it is our duty to help these people who have lost their homes, he added.
As of now, he said lakhs of people are in relief camps and it is our duty to ensure they should get permanent place to stay, so that they would be enable to leave these camps.
The former Chief Minsiter urged the Chief Minister to take up relief and rehabilitation works on war-footing. He also urged the Centre to take up relief and rehabilitation activities in a comprehensive way. He said that the one-month salaries of all BJP MPs, MLAs and MLCs will be remitted to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.