Kumaraswamy’s son to contest from Mandya
The announcement comes a day after Gowda said that Nikhil has his blessings to contest from the Mandya seat
JD(S) leadership hopes that the decision to field Nikhil and his cousin Prajwal from its strongholds—Mandya and Hassan—will make it electorally easy for both
BENGALURU : Nikhil Kumaraswamy, the actor son of Karnataka chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, on Monday confirmed his candidature from the Mandya parliamentary seat for the upcoming general elections. With the move, Kumaraswamy hopes to retain the balance of power within the H.D. Deve Gowda household, which has witnessed a power struggle between the two sons of the former Prime Minister.