Political leaders all over occasion lines expressed shock over the death of Karnataka Legislative Council Deputy Chairman SL Dharme Gowda on Tuesday.
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa expressed shock over the incident, terming it “unhappy”. He lauded the MLC for successfully conducting the legislative council as its deputy chairman.
JD(S) patriarch and ragged top minister HD Deve Gowda, in a tweet, expressed shock over Dharme Gowda’s death and remembered him as a gentleman baby-kisser.
His death is a loss to the enlighten, Deve Gowda added.
ವಿಧಾನಪರಿಷತ್ ಉಪಸಭಾಪತಿ ಹಾಗೂ @JanataDal_S ಮುಖಂಡರಾದ ಎಸ್.ಎಲ್. ಧರ್ಮೇಗೌಡರು ಆತ್ಮಹತ್ಯೆ ಮಾಡಿಕೊಂಡಿರುವ ಸುದ್ದಿ ಕೇಳಿ ಆಘಾತವಾಗಿದೆ. ಸಜ್ಜನ, ಸನ್ನಡತೆಯ ಉಪಸಭಾಪತಿಗಳನ್ನು ಕಳೆದುಕೊಂಡದ್ದು ನಮ್ಮ ರಾಜ್ಯದ ನಷ್ಟ. ಅವರ ಕುಟುಂಬ ಹಾಗೂ ಬಂಧುಮಿತ್ರರಿಗೆ ಈ ನೋವು ಭರಿಸುವ ಶಕ್ತಿ ಭಗವಂತ ನೀಡಲಿ.
— H D Devegowda (@H_D_Devegowda) December 29, 2020
JD(S) leader and ragged chief minister HD Kumaraswamy acknowledged Dharme Gowda used to be esteem a brother to him. “His death has prompted a shock to me. He used to be an true baby-kisser,” Kumaraswamy acknowledged in a tweet.
ವಿಧಾನಪರಿಷತ್ ಉಪಸಭಾಪತಿ, @Janatadal_S ಪಕ್ಷದ ಹಿರಿಯ ಮುಖಂಡರು ಹಾಗೂ ನನ್ನ ಸಹೋದರರಂತಿದ್ದ ಎಸ್.ಎಲ್.ಧರ್ಮೇಗೌಡರ ಆತ್ಮಹತ್ಯೆ ಸುದ್ದಿ ತೀವ್ರ ಆಘಾತವನ್ನುಂಟುಮಾಡಿದೆ. ನಿಷ್ಕಲ್ಮಶ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಿತ್ವದ ಸಜ್ಜನ ರಾಜಕಾರಣಿಯೊಬ್ಬರನ್ನು ನಾವು ಕಳೆದುಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದೇವೆ. ಧರ್ಮೇಗೌಡರ ಕುಟುಂಬ ಮತ್ತು ಅಭಿಮಾನಿಗಳಿಗೆ ಈ ನೋವು ಭರಿಸುವ ಶಕ್ತಿ ಭಗವಂತ ಕರುಣಿಸಲಿ.
— H D Kumaraswamy (@hd_kumaraswamy) December 29, 2020
Dharme Gowda used to be within the news no longer too prolonged ago after the principle opposition Congress individuals manhandled him within the Upper Residence for seeking to chair the session illegally.
The BJP’s Karnataka chief Shobha Karandlaje recalled the incident whereas paying tributes to him on Tuesday.
Sri #SLDharmeGowda lived a diciplined existence & widely revered by all, used to be deeply alarmed & upset ever since he used to be pulled down from Chairman’s seat by Congress MLCs.
Representatives need to soundless be taught to behave, Karnataka will creep away out a pacesetter of impeccable persona!
— Shobha Karandlaje (@ShobhaBJP) December 29, 2020
Dharme Gowda used to be chanced on ineffective on a rail tune in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka within the early hours of Tuesday, with police sources claiming he died by suicide.
The body used to be chanced on on a rail tune come Gunasagara in Kadur taluk, they acknowledged.
Dharme Gowda, 64, who used to be an MLC from JD(S), is survived by his wife, son and a daughter. His brother, S L Bhoje Gowda, is also an MLC.
PTI quoted sources as saying that Gowda had left his farmhouse at Sakharayapattana in a non-public vehicle on Tuesday night but did no longer return home, following which his household individuals and workers started browsing for him.
He had reportedly asked his driver to cease at a distance and went on my own on the pretext of talking to anyone, the sources acknowledged, adding that a suicide existing has been recovered.
The body has been shifted to the McGann Health heart in Shivamogga, generous sources acknowledged.
With inputs from PTI
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