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BSR Congress


BSR Congress is a political party based in Karnataka in India.

BSR Congress was formed after some of the leaders in Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka split. Some of the prominent members in the party include Reddy brothers - Janardhana Reddy, Karunakara Reddy and Somasekhara Reddy.

The party was formed after the arrest of Reddy brothers in the Bellary mining scam.

B Sreemarulu, a close aide of Janardhana Reddy is also member of the BSR Congress.

Possible merger with BJP

B Sreeramulu announced that it intends to merge its party with Bharatiya Janata Party. The move was opposed by BJP senior leader Sushma Swaraj. Some of the Karnataka BJP leaders also opposed to the idea of merger and blamed Sreeramulu for making an announcement without confirmation from the BJP national leadership.

2013 elections

BSR Congress has won four seats in the 2013 Karnataka Assembly Elections.

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