Kannadigas are waiting for the elections to end. They are slowly getting used to the absurdities of election code of conduct, which interferes in their social and family activities often. The misleading social media messages about the extent of election code of conduct, which go viral worsens the scenario.
Breaking news on news channels should now be called ‘Leaking News’ as so many ‘leak’ episodes are in the news. These leaking instances pose a serious threat to the Iron-man image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The intended or unintended leaks are not stopping. The Election Commission was embarrassed when a news channel and IT cell heads of two major political parties announced the dates of Karnataka polls before them. Mail Today cartoon
Congress complains that Election Commission is behaving like BJP’s puppet, after Modi’s informal ‘roadshow’ displaying his inked finger!