Bangalore: Karnataka Muslim Muttahida Mahaz has announced its support to Congress Candidates in the forthcoming by-elections to two seats of the Karnataka Assembly. Mr. Ajay Sign from Gulbarga and Mr. K.M. Kemparaju from Kadur (Chickmaglur) are in the fray. The polls will be held on 13th September.
The decision to this effect has been taken unanimously in the executive council meeting of Mahaz held on 7th September, announced Mahaz convenor, Mr. Masood Abdul Khader. The decision was later ratified by a body of Ulema. Mahaz has appealed voters of both the constituencies to exercise their franchise in peaceful manner and in large numbers.