Bengaluru: Actor-turned-politician Ambareesh, who quiescent as MLA after being forsaken as minister, on Tuesday strike out during Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah over a move, observant “are we like slippers to use and chuck away.”
“We should have been sent in a cool way. That is usually my conflict zero else. Are we like slippers to use and afterwards throw?” pronounced Ambareesh, as a statute Congress grappled with a light adult of displeasure in a issue of Sunday’s vital method reshuffle.
The sulking actor-turned-politician pronounced he was “ill-treated” by Siddaramaiah.
Maintaining that he was not sensitive by a arch apportion about dropping him, Ambareesh also asked: “Is it
persecution or Hitler’s order to only chuck divided (ministers)?”
The rejig that saw 14 ministers being axed and 13 others inducted to give a facelift to a three-year-old Siddaramaiah supervision before 2018 Assembly polls has combined problems for a arch apportion who took adult a practice after removing Congress High Command’s nod.
Ambareesh on Monday sent a one-line abdication letter addressed to a Assembly Speaker by his personal assistant, though it is nonetheless to be supposed as he himself did not contention it.
“When I’m unqualified because should we continue? When arch apportion has called me unqualified what can we do as an MLA? So we have resigned,” Ambareesh told reporters here.
He said: “I will go and give it (resignation) personally.”
Asked about a one-line abdication letter, he said, “Only one line should be there (in a abdication letter), reasons should not be given.”
Ambareesh, who was a Housing Minister before being dropped, also pronounced a arch apportion has not called adult to remonstrate him not to renounce as MLA.
Responding to a doubt either Siddaramaiah had contacted him, he said: “No… as arch minister, there should have been during slightest some dignity. we was also a executive minister, have been a three-time MP; have worked along with him in his cabinet.
“If he had called me and asked me to make approach for others, we would have quiescent happily. Don’t we authority during slightest that volume of respect?” he questioned.
When reminded that a arch apportion during a assembly of legislature of ministers had indicated that a few Ministers will be forsaken and sought cooperation, he said: “not in wholesale, we are not wholesale, I’m not saleable… we have led a important life, we authority certain volume of dignity in open life.”
He pronounced he had never lobbied for power, adding “now they have felt that I’m unqualified and forsaken me.”
The arch apportion job adult and informing him about dropping him from a method would have combined value to a post Siddaramaiah holds, he added.